admiralty brass


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admiralty brass

[′ad·mrəl·tē ′bras]
(metallurgy)
An alloy containing 71% copper, 28% zinc, and 0.75-1% tin for additional corrosion resistance.
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Figure 3 shows the polarization curve obtained for admiralty brass corresponding to a flow condition of 30 L/min in sodium sulfate, pH 7.