Brass is a hard, malleable material at the same time has a very broad scope. Coil, plate, flat bar, angles, tubes, wires, rods: round, square and hexagonal.
There are several types of brass;
common brass – 65/35
American Brass Free Cutting
Brass European Free Cutting
Brass deep drawing – 70/30
Typical brass applications are:
Architectural and decorative;
For Industry Ammunition and Coinage;
For Chemical and Naval;
Hardware for general, rivets, screws, etc;
For mechanical parts – which require a good machinability.