Extruded Copper Shapes

Copper-Zinc (Brass) Alloys

Brass alloys are highly favored for a number of reasons, but one of the most popular is their ability to be extruded into a variety of shapes and their machinability. With excellent thermal conductivity, it's an ideal choice for heat exchangers. The electrical conductiviey of brass alloys will range from 23 to 44% that of copper.

Two popular brass alloys are ...

C27000 (Yellow Brass)

Common uses for C27000, also known as "yellow brass" or "copper-zinc brass", include fasteners, plumbing accessories ... [more]

C27450 (Low-Lead Brass)

In recent years, the plumbing industry has required a lead-free brass for many applications. C27450 was created ... [more]