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360 Brass

360 Brass is one of the most commonly used copper alloys because of its strength and corrosion resistance. Its characteristics are similar to those of steel. 

The perfect choice for intricate machining: 360 brass does it all.

Corrosion-resistant and durable: choose 360 brass for long-lasting performance

360 brass is an alloy that is well-known for its exceptional durability and resistance to corrosion. This characteristic makes it an ideal material for use in applications that require long-lasting performance in harsh environments. 

The lead content in 360 brass round bar provides excellent machinability, making it easy to shape and form into a variety of components. Additionally, its corrosion resistance makes it suitable for use in marine, plumbing, and electrical applications. 

With its high strength and durability, it is a popular choice in the manufacturing industry for creating long-lasting products that can withstand wear and tear over time. If you’re looking for a material that offers long-lasting performance and can withstand harsh environments, this bar is an excellent choice.

Quality 360 Brass Round Bar

Are you looking for quality 360 Brass? Then, you are on the right track. Here at Forte Precision Metals, we assure you to get the round bar stocks that fit your needs.

360 Brass Round Bar Commonly Used for;

  • nuts
  • bolts
  • couplings
  • connectors
  • adapters
  • valve stems
  • fittings
  • pump shafts
  • Musical instruments (horns, tubas, trumpets, trombones)

360 Brass Round Bar Properties

Physical Properties


Ultimate Tensile Strength 

Yield Tensile Strength 

Modulus of Elasticity 

Shear Modulus 

Shear Strength 

Melting Point 

Elongation at break percentage

Poissons Ratio 

Machinability Percentage 

0.307 lb/in3

49,000-68,000 psi

18,000-45,000 psi

14,100 ksi

5,370 ksi

30,500-45,000 psi

1,630-1,650 F




360 Brass Round Bar Chemical Elements









360 Brass Round Bar Applications  

Brass is a metal alloy that has been used for centuries. It contains copper and zinc, two of the world’s most common metals. A 360 bar is commonly used in the automotive industry to hold and rotate bearings or other parts. It is also used with stainless steel for more strength and good finishing.

The use cases for 360 bars include holding and rotating bearings or other parts in the automotive industry, holding and rotating hardware in machine tools, holding and rotating electrical equipment, holding and rotating components in manufacturing plants, etc.

It is typically found in sheet, rod, or wire form and can be cold- or hot-worked into various shapes and sizes. This brass steel is also used for many applications, such as plumbing fittings, electrical wiring, automotive parts, architectural components, musical instruments, etc.

Forte Precision Metals is here if you need an efficient steel round bar supplier and a centerless ground bar supplier who provides quality round bar stocks! We work firmly with our clients to ensure their precision ground bars are delivered to the correct specifications.

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Forte Precision Metals provide Precision Ground Bars & Centerless Ground services nationally and worldwide
Forte Percision Metals, Inc.
9234 Parklane Ave. Franklin Park, IL 60131
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