RBCuZn-D X 1/8in X 36in X 10 lb Box (Nickel Silver Bare)

RBCuZn-D X 1/8in X 36in X 10 lb Box (Nickel Silver Bare)


Nickel Silver (RBCuZn-D) is a bare
brazing rod used widely as a replacement
for high cost silver brazing alloys when higher
brazing temperatures are acceptable. The
weld deposits have a very high tensile
strength, good ductility and excellent corrosion
resistance. Nickel Silver weld deposits are
also readily machinable and will not work
harden when put into service. A neutral or
slightly oxidizing flame is recommended.

• Brazing tungsten carbides, copper alloys,
nickel alloys, stainless and carbon steels
• Brazing steel or cast iron where good color
match is desired
• Building up and/or overlaying worn parts
such as gear teeth, bearings, and valve

AWS Specification
AWS A5.8/A5.8M:2011
AWS Classification RBCuZn-D

Typical Wire Chemistry
Al 0.01
Ni 9.0 - 11.0
Pb 0.05
P 0.25
Si 0.04 - 0.25
Cu 46.0 - 50.0
OTHER 0.50

Typical Physical & Mechanical

Melting point 1680ºF
Solidification 1665ºF
Tensile Strength, ksi 70
Elongation%, min 25
Brinell Hardness 120
Brazing Positions H,V

Available Diameters
1/16", 3/32", 1/8", 5/32", 3/16" & 1/4"