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English translation: free-cutting brass

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German term or phrase:Zerspanungsmessing
English translation:free-cutting brass
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS
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06:39 Jan 31, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Zerspanungsmessing
What kind of brass is this?
The title of my text is:
Messing ja - Spannungsrißkorrosion muß nicht sein.
Ein kurzer Wegweiser zum problemlosen Umgang mit Zerspanungsmessing.
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 04:00
free-cutting brass
Explanation:
Screw machine products made from Free-Cutting Brass, UNS C36000, can be significantly less expensive than identical parts made from leaded AISI Type 12L14 steel. This is possible for three reasons:
brassbar.copper.org/alloy360/corrosion-tests.html

Standard Specification for Free-Cutting Brass Rod, Bar and Shapes for Use in Screw Machines. ...
www.astm.org/DATABASE.CART/PAGES/B16B16M.htm

These Wieland sites might also be useful:
Zerspanungs-/ Warmpreßmessing, Wieland-Z29 ist ein Zerspanungsmessing, das sich
sehr gut spanabhebend bearbeiten und im Gesenk gut warmschneiden läßt. Dieser ...
www.wieland.de/d/produkte/anwendungsbeispiele/z29.html -
Wieland-Z24
- the low-lead alternative to conventional hot stamping and free-cutting brass for taps and fittings in contact with drinking water
www.wieland.de/e/aktuell/t_akt_presse_4.html

and also www.wieland.de/d/produkte/anwendungsbeispiele/z33.html
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 19:00
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namachining brass
Alexander Schleber
nafree-cutting brassUlrike Lieder


  

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free-cutting brass


Explanation:
Screw machine products made from Free-Cutting Brass, UNS C36000, can be significantly less expensive than identical parts made from leaded AISI Type 12L14 steel. This is possible for three reasons:
brassbar.copper.org/alloy360/corrosion-tests.html

Standard Specification for Free-Cutting Brass Rod, Bar and Shapes for Use in Screw Machines. ...
www.astm.org/DATABASE.CART/PAGES/B16B16M.htm

These Wieland sites might also be useful:
Zerspanungs-/ Warmpreßmessing, Wieland-Z29 ist ein Zerspanungsmessing, das sich
sehr gut spanabhebend bearbeiten und im Gesenk gut warmschneiden läßt. Dieser ...
www.wieland.de/d/produkte/anwendungsbeispiele/z29.html -
Wieland-Z24
- the low-lead alternative to conventional hot stamping and free-cutting brass for taps and fittings in contact with drinking water
www.wieland.de/e/aktuell/t_akt_presse_4.html

and also www.wieland.de/d/produkte/anwendungsbeispiele/z33.html


Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 19:00
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
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1 hr
machining brass


Explanation:
Zerspanung can be "machining", besides the "chip removal" listed in Ernst, and is a little more general. And "Messing" can be a shorted reference to a tool used for the machining.


    Ernst, WDIT, Routledge "German Technical Dictionary"
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 04:00
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2340

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