Definition of Admiralty brass
1. Noun. Alpha-beta brass containing tin; resistant to sea water; Admiralty Metal is a trademark.
Generic synonyms: Alpha-beta Brass, Muntz Metal, Yellow Metal
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Literary usage of Admiralty brass
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1. The Naval Architect's and Shipbuilder's Pocket-book of Formulae, Rules, and by Clement Mackrow (1902)
"Admiralty brass must contain at least 63 per cent, of copper, and not more than 3$ per cent, of lead. ..."