Richard Chandler, formally Production Manager at NovaCast, is taking on a the newly created role of Technical Sales Manager at the company’s Melksham Head Office. During a difficult few years for the UK metal casting industry, NovaCast has continued to prosper, largely due to its outward-looking approach to world markets and its willingness to invest in people, technology and infrastructure within its Melksham Foundry…
PHOSPHOR BRONZE PB1
(BS 1400 1985 PB1)
Phosphor Bronzes have Phosphor added to the alloy to improve strength and hardness. 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.