C95500 Nickel Aluminum Bronze Alloy

C95500 nickel aluminum bronze is an alloy made with copper, aluminum, iron, and nickel. It has exceptional durability and works well in applications with high loads and heat.

C95500 is used in consumer, electrical, industrial, marine, and government applications. Common applications include:

  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Bearings
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Bushings
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Gears
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Musical Instruments
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Valve Bodies
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Valve Parts
  • Nickel Aluminum Bronze Window Hardware

Diversified Bronze has solid and cored bronze bars in 144" lengths. Other lengths and non-standard sizes are available.

Technical Details

C95500 is made up of 78% copper, 10-11.5% aluminum, 3-5.5% nickel, 3-5% iron, and 3.5% manganese. The best welding techniques include:

  • Brazing
  • Coated metal arc
  • Gas-shielded arc
  • Soldering

C95500 Nickel Aluminum Bronze Alloy Properties

Physical
Property
Imperial
Metric
Density
0.272 lb/in
7.53 g/cm3
 
Mechanical
Property
Imperial
Metric
Brinell Hardness
192
192
Tensile strength
95000 psi
655 MPa
Yield strength
42000 psi
290 MPa
Fracture strain
10%
10%
Machinability
50
50
Izod impact
13.3 ft.lb
18.0 J
Elastic modulus
16900 ksi
117 GPa
Poisson's ratio
0.34
0.34
 
Thermal
Property
Imperial
Metric
Thermal expansion coefficient (@20-300°C/68-572°F)
9.0 µin/in°F
16.2 µm/m°C
Thermal conductivity (@20.0°C/68°F)
291 BTU in/hr.ft².°F
42.0 W/mK