Blue Dot® brass rods & bars, highest machinability of brass alloy, reduce brass machining time, corrosion resistant

Blue Dot® Brass Rod Products


The Chase Brass Blue Dot® brand represents high quality and consistency, which signifies the characteristics of Blue Dot brass rod and bar products: UNS C36000, C37700, C34500, C35000, and C35300 brass.

Since 1965, Chase Brass manufacturers brass rod and bar products under exact process controls that provides excellent consistency for machining and forging operations. With its quality and consistency, Blue Dot C36000 allows our customers to produce more components per machine hour, maintain closer tolerances, and reduce machining downtime because of longer tool life. Blue Dot brass rod symbolizes superior brass parts, which begins with superior raw material , efficient manufacturing, with responsive customer service.

Blue Dot C36000 brass rod has the highest machinability of any brass alloy. It offers machining accuracy with desired mechanical corrosion properties and a superior finish. Blue Dot C37700 brass rod has close chemical controls which provides excellence for forging applications.

Chase Brass manufactures rod that provides the greatest overall value:

  • Excellent machinability
  • Corrosion resistance
  • High productivity
  • 100% Recyclable
  • Defined Chemistry
  • Quality
  • Longer tool life
  • Greatest overall value
  • ISO certified since 1996
  • Chase Brass is a brass forgings supplier and distributor, high strength brass manufacturer, brass rod fittings manufacturer, brass alloy supplier, brass rod manufacturer, brass parts supplier, brass machining supplier, bar manufacturer, castings manufacturer, and barstock distributor.


Rod Alloy Application Cu Pb Zn Fe ASTM Std.
C36000 Free Cutting-Machining 60.0-63.0 2.5-3.0 >35 0.35 B16
C37700 Forging-Machining 58.0-61.0 1.5-2.5 >38 0.30 B124
C34500 Cold Working 62.0-65.0 1.5-2.5 35 0.15 B453
C35000 Cold Working 61.0-63.0 0.8-2.0 35 0.15 B453
C35300 Cold Working 61.0-63.0 1.5-2.5 35 0.15 B453