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Definition of the noun alpha brass
What does alpha brass mean as a name of something?
- an alloy of brass and zinc; used mainly for cold working
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by Mel Schwartz
Alpha Brass A solidsolution phase of one or more alloying elements and copper having the same crystal lattice as copper. Alpha Brasses Brasses containing up to about 37% zinc. They are single, alpha phase and are readily cold worked ...
by Random House
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Materials, Processes and Equipment by David F. Tver
The yellow alpha brass is the most ductile of all the brasses, and ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
alpha brass Metallurgy, a copper-zinc alloy, the crystal structure of which is face-centered cubic. The maximum zinc content of alpha brass is approximately 37%. Alpha Canis Majoris see Sikhs, Alpha Canis Minoris ...
by Joseph R. Davis, ASM International
alpha brass. A solid-solution phase of one or more alloying elements in copper having the same crystal lattice as copper. alpha case. The oxygen-, nitrogen-, or carbon-enriched a- stabilized, surface in titanium resulting from ...
by Henry J. Cowan, Peter R. Smith, W. K. Chow
alpha brass A copper–zinc alloy which contains more than 64 per cent copper.
Structure and Characterization of Polycrystalline Materials by Vladimir Novikov
alpha brass Brass with only one phase constituent, that is, a Cu-based solid solution. ambipolar diffusion Coupled ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
alpha brass, in which the content of zinc is less than 36% and in which the zinc is dissolved in the copper, imparting to the alloy the basic structure of copper; (2) beta brass, in which the content ...
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