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KS Metals Rod Brass 3/16X36 5 Pcs In Outer

SKU KS1164
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Brass rod is a versatile material, prized for its machinability and corrosion resistance, making it suitable for a wide range of applications. It's a go-to choice in construction for crafting hardware and decorative features, finds a place in musical instruments due to its acoustic properties, and serves the automotive industry for producing decorative components and fittings.


  • Material Type: Brass
  • Product Shape: Round Rod
  • Outside Diameter: 3/16"
  • Length: 36"
  • Alloy: 260
  • Pieces Per Pack: 5

Product Uses:

- Fasteners and Hardware: Brass rods are used to manufacture a wide range of fasteners, including screws, nuts, bolts, and rivets. They are favored for their corrosion resistance and strength.

- Electrical Components: Brass rods are used to make electrical connectors, terminals, and bus bars due to their excellent electrical conductivity. They are often found in circuit boards and electrical panels.

- Plumbing Fittings: Brass rods are utilized to create plumbing fittings such as couplings, adapters, and valves. They resist corrosion and can handle the demands of plumbing systems.

- Musical Instruments: Brass rods serve as the foundation for various musical instruments, including trumpets, trombones, flutes, and saxophones. Their malleability allows for shaping and customization.

- Architectural Detailing: Brass rods are employed in architectural applications as handrails, balusters, and decorative trim for stairs, balconies, and building exteriors. They add both aesthetic appeal and durability.

- Art and Sculptures: Artists use brass rods to create sculptures, jewelry, and mixed-media artwork. The metal's color and malleability make it an ideal medium for artistic expression.

- Model Building: Hobbyists and model makers use brass rods to construct scale models of buildings, vehicles, and structures due to their ease of cutting, bending, and soldering.

- DIY Projects: DIY enthusiasts use brass rods for a wide range of projects, such as curtain rods, custom lighting fixtures, and customized home decor.

- Automotive Components: Brass rods can be found in automotive applications, including fuel injection systems, carburetors, and ignition systems, thanks to their resistance to corrosion and excellent machinability.

- Marine Hardware: Due to their resistance to corrosion in saltwater environments, brass rods are used for marine hardware like boat cleats, pulleys, and fittings.

- Jewelry Making: Jewelry designers use brass rods to create components like clasps, findings, and wirework for earrings, necklaces, and bracelets.

- Educational Demonstrations: Brass rods are used in educational settings to demonstrate principles related to materials, thermal conductivity, and mechanical properties.

- Decorative Finials: Brass rods are often used to create decorative finials for curtain rods, flagpoles, and other applications where a decorative end cap is desired.

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