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Brass Applications in Industry

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Yellow and Red Brass Used in Plumbing Industry and Commercial Water Pipe Application

Difference Between Red Brass and Yellow Brass
Feature Yellow Brass Red Brass
Color Golden-yellow Reddish
Uses Plumbing Fixtures, Musical Instruments, Decorative Hardware Musical Instruments, Chemical and Water Applications,
Composition 30-40% Zinc, 60-70% Copper, Trace Elements 5% Tin, 5% Lead, 85% Copper, 5% Zinc
Strength Moderate High
Corrosion Resistance Moderate High
Cost Lower Higher
Machinability Good Good
Applications Trumpets, Plumbing Fixtures, Trombones, Decorative Items Valves, Plumbing Fittings,Pump Components



Brass Alloy Common Applications Is Where Corrosion Resistance Required Like Decorative and Architectural, Marine, Space, Outdoor Applications

Brass Common Applications