Silicon Bronze is the generic term used for various types of Copper-Silicon alloys. The most common of these are Alloy 651 and 655.
Silicon Bronze possesses high tensile strength superior to mild Steel. It has high resistance to corrosive influences such as extreme temperatures, atmospheric conditions, natural and sea water, gases and sewage. It is non-magnetic and has excellent machining and working characteristics.
Pole line hardware, switchgear equipment, sewage disposal, marine applications, water meters, valves and systems, chemical, plumbing and liquid handling equipment, petroleum processing and all applications where exposure to the elements is a factor.