Brass balls exhibit good corrosion resistance in environments where fuel oil, gasoline, kerosene, and alcohol are present. Brass is a non-ferrous material. Brass balls provide excellent resistance to corrosion by water. Brass also exhibits excellent electrical conductivity. Abbott manufactures Brass balls for the automotive and electronic industries. Abbott brass balls are also widely used in the security and appliance industries for dip and tilt switches. Brass balls are available in a range of sizes, tolerances and grades of brass.

BRASS CDA 260      
SIZE RANGE   0.50mm (.020") up to 1-5/16"  
GRADES:   100, 200, 500, 1000  
       
CHEMICAL COMPOSITION      
COPPER   0.70%  
ZINC   0.30%  
       
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES      
HARDNESS   RB 75-87  
SURFACE FINISH   6-8 MICRO FINISH  
       
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS      
CORRSION RESISTANT   YES  
ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY      
       
GENERAL USAGE      
VALVES, ELECTRONICS, AUTOMOTIVE SECURITY, APPLIANCES