Asked in ChemistryMetal and Alloys
What are some examples of alloys?
January 29, 2016 9:04AM
- Steel contains iron , carbon and others
- Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc
- Bronze is combination of copper and tin
- further these are notifide base on the high percentage of elements found in the base metals. They broadly categorized as carbon steels, nickel chrome steels etc, the Aluminum alloys, copper alloys with various compositions.
Some common alloys and what we use them for Alloy Components Brass Copper (65-90%), zinc (10-35%). Bronze Copper (78-95%), tin (5-22%), plus manganese, phosphorus, aluminum, or silicon. Cast iron Iron (96-98%), carbon (2-4%), plus silicon. Cupro-nickel (copper nickel) Copper (75%), nickel (25%), plus small amounts of manganese.