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UNS C15000 zirconium copper alloys have high conductivity, resistance to deformation and high strength at elevated temperatures. The following datasheet will discuss about UNS C15000 zirconium copper alloys.
The following table shows the chemical composition of UNS C15000 copper.
The physical properties of UNS C15000 copper are given in the following table.
The mechanical properties of UNS C15000 copper are tabulated below.
|Tensile strength, ultimate
|Tensile strength, yield
|Elongation at break (in 50 mm)
|Modulus of elasticity
|Machinability (UNS C36000 (free-cutting brass) = 100%)
Other designations that are equivalent to UNS C15000 copper include:
- ASTM B224
- SAE J461
- SAE J463
Fabrication and Heat Treatment
The machinability rate of C15000 copper alloys is 20%.
C15000 copper alloys can be welded using soldering, brazing and butt welding. However, oxyacetylene welding, gas shielded arc welding, coated metal arc welding, spot welding and seam welding are not preferred for this type of alloys.
C15000 copper alloys are forged at temperature ranging from 899 to 949°C (1650 to 1740°F).
C15000 copper alloys have excellent hot working property.
C15000 copper alloys have good cold working property.
UNS C15000 copper alloys are suitable for producing resistance welding caps.