Silicon Bronze offers added strength in conjunction with the self-lubricity of silicon for excellent bearing and load properties. AMS 4616 is easily machined into ball bearing cage assemblies. The additional iron content in this in C65620 provides added strength providing easy machine-ability. All material of AMS 4616 is DFARS compliant and supplied with micro structures. All popular sizes are available from stock.
Applications for Silicon Bronze
Popular applications for silicon bronze in the Aerospace industry include anti-friction bearing cages, races, and spacers.