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Brass flat is normally supplied in grade CZ121. A free machining alloy with 3% lead which is dispersed throughout the strip and aids lubrication and allows chips to break off freely during machining. The Brass Flats listed on this page are supplied mill finish wich is generally not suited to decorative applications, but, It is suitable to polish, and we carry in stock a large range of highly decoratively polished brass in either a bright finish or a brushed finish, or we can polish any of our stock sizes to your required finish. Or If you require we can supply a polishing kit that is suitable for use on a rotary drill to enable you to polish our brass flat yourself, these kits are shown below. Brass Flat is used for wear strips, model making, shop fitting, furniture and cabinet making and other decorative uses.
The cold working properties are poor, but hot working is described as excellent, as is the machinability.
Joining is easy, with Soldering properties being excellent, brazing is good and butt welding is fair but all other welding methods are to be avoided. Drilling and cutting is easy and can be carried out with most diy methods.