C170 Beryllium Copper

C170 Beryllium Copper is available in ductile, heat treatable tempers and in mill hardened tempers. Alloys are used in a wide range of applications requiring very high strength and stiffness with good conductivity.

Typical Industry Applications:
  • Screws, fasteners, rivets, crimped conductors
  • Electrical connectors, motor components like switches and terminals
  • Plumbing fittings and components
  • Cutting torch and welding tips
  • Cold formed parts
  • Bearings
  • Corrosion resistant components
  • Current carrying springs
Specifications (typical, but not limited to):
  • ASTM B194
  • ASTM B196
  • ASTM B570
  • SAE J461
  • SAE J463
Generally Available Forms:
  • Round Bar
  • Flat bar
  • Sheet
  • Plate
  • Strip