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Spring Brass, CA260 Spring

Material Type: Spring Brass, CA260
Material Group: Copper Base Alloy Strip


Used for mechanical springs where corrosion resistance is required and where more expensive copper based alloys as unnecessary.

Available Brass Springs CA260 Material Forms
Wire: No    Strip: Yes    Sheet/Plate: No

Engineering Data

E Mpa 110,000 Min Size (in) 0.004
E psi 16,000,000 Max Size (in) 0.500
G Mpa 42,000 Min Size (mm) 0.100
G psi 6,000,000 Max Size (in) 12.500
Density g/cm3 8.530 Surface Min b
Density lb/in3 0.308 Max Temp °C 95
Conductivity 17 Max Temp °F 200

All materials specifications are provided for general reference purposes only.

Brass Springs CA260 Application:

Brass Springs CA260 Notes:

E Mpa Young's Modulus These factors can vary with cold work, heat treating and operational stress.
E psi
G Mpa Modulus of Rigidity
G psi
Conductivity % IACS
Surface Min Typical Surface Quality a Maximum defect depth: 0 to 0.5% of d or t
b Maximum defect depth: 1.0% of d or t
c Defect depth:less that 3.5% of d or t
Min Size Sizes commonly available for wire or strip Special sizes may be available at additional cost.
Max Size
Max Temp Maximum service temperature May vary due to operating stress