Brass Vs Stainless Steel Threaded Inserts

Both brass and stainless steel are used to make threaded inserts. Though both the raw materials cost the same, the end product differs in both cost and usability.

* Brass conducts thermal energy more efficiently than steel, hence brass inserts heat up faster and penetrate plastic much sooner than stainless steel.

* Machining brass inserts is much easier than machining stainless steel inserts technical information. This lowers the cost and makes brass inserts a more economical choice.

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