nickel-aluminum bronze

nickel-aluminum bronze

[′nik·əl ə′lü·mə·nəm ′bränz]
(metallurgy)
An alloy that is composed of an 8-10% aluminum bronze with nickel added to increase strength, corrosion resistance, and heat resistance; used for dies, molds, cast propellers, and valve seats.
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In many buses, the operator pedal system is cast via the permanent mold process, using nickel-aluminum bronze. The pedal system is made up of the brake subsystem and the accelerator subsystem, and both must be dependable.
Caption: A nickel-aluminum bronze operator pedal system in school buses is cast via the permanent mold process.
Nickel-aluminum bronze (C95800) - a common alloy for marine casting applications - is the most dross-forming alloy.
The company, a 75 year old Milwaukee-based pioneer of cast aluminum bronzes, nickel-aluminum bronzes and other high-copper casting alloys, entered into a R&D project during that year to investigate EPC's potential.