MakeItFrom.com
Menu (ESC)

C74500 Nickel Silver vs. C86300 Bronze

Both C74500 nickel silver and C86300 bronze are copper alloys. They have 89% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 28 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (5, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is C74500 nickel silver and the bottom bar is C86300 bronze.

Metric UnitsUS Customary Units

Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 120
110
Elongation at Break, % 3.0 to 24
14
Poisson's Ratio 0.32
0.32
Shear Modulus, GPa 44
42
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 390 to 700
850
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 380 to 600
480

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 190
200
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
160
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 1020
920
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 970
890
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 390
420
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 45
35
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 19
20

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 9.0
8.0
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 9.7
9.2

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 29
23
Density, g/cm3 8.3
7.8
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 3.4
3.0
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 54
51
Embodied Water, L/kg 310
360

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 12 to 160
100
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 620 to 1540
1030
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 7.7
7.8
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 19
20
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 13 to 23
30
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 14 to 21
25
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 14
11
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 13 to 23
28

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 0
5.0 to 7.5
Copper (Cu), % 63.5 to 66.5
60 to 66
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.25
2.0 to 4.0
Lead (Pb), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 0.2
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.5
2.5 to 5.0
Nickel (Ni), % 9.0 to 11
0 to 1.0
Tin (Sn), % 0
0 to 0.2
Zinc (Zn), % 21.2 to 27.5
22 to 28
Residuals, % 0 to 0.5
0 to 1.0