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Bronze Forging

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Bronze Forging Process

Bronze offers flexibility in the type of forging process that is utilized. Depending on the alloy composition, bronze can be forged at cold, warm, or hot temperatures using closed or open die forging processes.

Bronze Forging – Material Information

Bronze is a metal alloy consisting primarily of copper with tin additives that can be forged at a variety of temperatures. Bronze may also include other metals for various applications. Bronze is a sturdy metal that offers high strength at low density and has high resistance to corrosion and metal fatigue. Bronze is non-magnetic and can be an efficient conductor of electricity and of heat.

Bronze Forging Considerations

Bronze Forging allows for many beneficial factors, including:

  • High dimensional precision
  • Resistance to corrosion and metal fatigue
  • High thermal and electrical conductivity
  • Non-magnetic and non-sparking properties

Bronze Forging has a few disadvantages, including:

  • Possible atmospheric reactions
  • Sensitivity to extreme high heat

Bronze Forging Applications

Bronze properties make it conducive for use in a variety of industries including consumer, medical, industrial, automotive, and agricultural.

Contact us today at (408) 205-1319 (Pacific Time) or email us for a no obligation quote or to request additional information about bronze forging processes.