Brass is  non-ferrous alloy of Copper with fair to excellent corrosion resistance, excellent cold workability and good hot formability.  Brass applications include radiator cores and tanks, fasteners, locks, ammunition components, plumbing accessories, pins and rivets.

Brass 260Brass 360
Physical Properties
Density8.53 g/cc8.49 g/cc
Mechanical Properties
Tensile Strength, Ultimate315 MPa338-469 MPa
Tensile Strength, Yield95.0 MPa124-310 MPa
Elongation at Break65%53%
Modulus of Elasticity110 GPa97 GPa
Poissons Ratio0.3750.31
Shear Modulus40.0 GPa37.0 GPa
Thermal Properties
CTE, Linear19.9 µm/m-°C20.5 µm/m-°C
Thermal Conductivity120 W/m-K155 W/m-K
Melting Point915-950 °C885-900 °C
Solidus915 °C885 °C
Liquidus955 °C900 °C