Copper Flat Products (UNS C19500) – Mechanical Properties

UNS C19500 copper alloy has a copper content of not less than 96%.

The following table shows the mechanical properties of UNS C19500 flat products as a function of heat treatment and thickness.

Temper Thickness Tensile Str. Elong. Fatigue Str.
TF00 1 mm (0.04 in) 552 MPa (70 ksi) 15% 179 MPa (26 ksi)
TL02 1 mm (0.04 in) 552 MPa (80 ksi) 10% -
TL08 1 mm (0.04 in) 641 MPa (93 ksi) 4% 200 MPa (29 ksi)
TL10 1 mm (0.04 in) 669 MPa (97ksi) 2% -

The chemical composition of UNS C19500 copper alloy is outlined in the following table.

Element Content (%)
Copper, Cu 96
Iron, Fe 1.0-2.0
Cobalt, Co 0.30-1.3
Zinc, Zn 0.2
Tin, Sn 0.10-1.0
Aluminum, Al 0.02
Phosphorous, P 0.01-.35

Equivalent materials to UNS C19500 copper alloy carbon steel are ASTM B465.

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