AMPCO® 642 Aluminum-silicon bronze alloy

Nominal composition:

Aluminium(Al)7%Extruded and Dawn
Silicon(Si)2%
Copper(Cu)91%

Description

A wrought aluminum-silicon-copper alloy used for valve seats and stems, marine hardware, pole line hardware, bushings and bearings, cams, bolts and nuts, valve bodies and similar components.
AMPCO® 642 alloy has excellent capacity for hot forming, with a hot forgeability rating of 80 and a machinability rating of 60.

Fair brazing and arc welding joining, Soldering and oxyacetylene welding are not recommended.

Related Industries

Marine and Naval

Related Application

n/a

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