Bronze BS1400 LG2 and LG4 are Leaded Gunmetal Bronze or also known as “Red Brass”. They are of relatively low cost and have a good combination of castability, machinability and strength. This type of bronze offers excellent bearing properties. It also has excellent wear resistance at normal lubrication, high resistance to seizure and good corrosion resistance.
Typical applications of LG2 and LG4 include pressure tight requirements, valve and pump bodies, pump impellers, bushings and general engineering applications.
|Tensile Strength||230 Mpa||240 Mpa|
|Yield Strength||110 Mpa||130 Mpa|
|Density||8.8 g/cm3||8.8 g/cm3|