Tin Bronze Castings, Sand and Centrifugal, 87.5cu 10sn 2zn, as Cast(NONCURRENT Sep 1996)
This specification covers a tin bronze in the form of sand and centrifugal castings. Primarily for bearings requiring a combination of strength, toughness, and resistance to wear. Alloy has good machinability and corrosion resistance to sea water.
This specification has been declared "NONCURRENT" by the Aerospace Materials Division, SAE, as of September 1996. It is recommended, therefore, that this specification not be specified for new designs.