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Micrograph no
489
Brief description
Cu 85, Sn 15 (wt%) bronze, annealed at 650°C
Keywords
alloy Link to MATTER Glossary entry for alloy, annealing Link to MATTER Glossary entry for annealing, bronze Link to MATTER Glossary entry for bronze, copper, metal, tin
Categories
Metal or alloy
System
Cu-Sn   Link to phase diagram
Composition
Cu 85, Sn 15 (wt%)
Standard codes
Reaction
Processing
Annealed 650°C
Applications
Sample preparation
Ferric chloride
Technique
Reflected light microscopy
Length bar
100 μm
Further information
Sample has been annealed at 650°C producing a large grained microstructure. On cooling the b phase transforms into a and g and the g subsequently transforms to a and d.
Contributor
Dr R F Cochrane
Organisation
Department of Materials, University of Leeds
Date
04/09/02
Licence for re-use
Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales
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