NovaCast routinely uses a wide range of metal surface treatments on its cast products to enhance their mechanical, electrical or aesthetic properties. Surface treatments and finishes are often applied following surface preparation, usually in the form of fettling, linishing or shot blasting, and any final machining. Here, we focus on the surface treatments most commonly … Read more
PHOSPHOR BRONZE PB1
(BS 1400 1985 PB1)
Phosphor Bronzes have Phosphor added to the alloy to improve strength and hardness. Phosphor Bronze PB1 is a copper based alloy containing 10-12% tin. This alloy combines high mechanical strength with good ductility, corrosion resistance and wear resistance. It also offers a good resistance to shock loading. PB1 can be soldered and brazed and is traditionally used in heavy load applications run at high speeds. It is suitable pump and valve components, flanges, etc.
Chemical Composition – CuSn10P
For detailed Chemical Composition, Typical Mechanical Properties and Comparative Specifications please view the PB1 data sheet by filling out the form below.