Bell metal


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<materials by composition> > inorganic material > metal > <metal by composition or origin> > nonferrous metal > <copper and copper alloy> > copper alloy > bronze (metal)


Bronze used chiefly for casting large bells. Its standard composition is 78% copper and 22% tin but is varied to give varying tones.

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Otros términos

  • 鐘銅 [zh]
  • klokkenbrons [nl]
  • bronce de campana [es]
  • zhōng tóng [zh]
  • zhong tong [zh]
  • chung t'ung [zh]
  • metal, bell [en]
  • 鐘用青銅 [zh]
  • 鐘用合金 [zh]
  • 鑄銅合金 [zh]
  • 鐘用金屬 [zh]
  • 響銅 [zh]
  • klokspijs [nl]
  • bronce de campanas [es]