Alico Industries with its long experience and deep understanding of these metals can forge and form bronze products and brass products into various beautiful rich shapes and forms in varying and amazing finishes; from the vibrant to the antique matt and in different alluring and glamorous finishes.
The two metals that have their own magical and attractive powers that increase in beauty as time passes by are bronze and brass.
Bronze metal is used in the creation of sculptures, musical instruments and medals, and in industrial applications such as bushings and bearings, in fact its low metal on metal friction is an advantage. In addition, Bronze also has naval applications because of its resistance to oxidization
Furthermore, we can fulfill our customer’s bronze needs from bronze sheets to bronze foil. In the same way, brass, bronze is one of the more popular of copper alloys, making it the most commonly used alloy of this non-ferrous metals. Additionally, the combination of tin and copper results in bronze, an alloy that is less brittle than tin and iron, but harder and more durable than pure copper.
On the other hand the second most dominant element in bronze is tin, which is also variable usually composing between 12% and 40% of the alloy. Without a doubt, Bronze metal is easier to liquify, making it easier to make products from bronze casting. Added elements such as manganese, lead, zinc, silver, phosphorous, arsenic can also be added to improve specific features of bronzes. Given these points varieties of bronze are available to suit a wide range of manufacturing applications.