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Brass

An alloy of copper and zinc. It has low friction and so is used in manufactured products such as gears and valves. It is also used in musical instruments.. It may be traded as a commodity on exchanges such as the London Metal Exchange.
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There will also be a guest appearance by Sine Wave Brass of Elburn, a Drum Corps Associates mini corps.
ball valve brass 11b27p Du32 Ru16 BP / Hp lever 70.00 (pcs)
The only mechanisation employed is for polishing the brass items.
There are shops which have brass items that are over a century old.'
This year's Big Brass Bash events, taking place at six locations across the county, will also include two female bands ready to get audiences up on their feet and dancing.
The Sunday afternoon brass competition begins at 12.30pm and will finish at around 6.30pm.
Speaking about the band's performance, the play's director Christine Dukes said: "No staging of 'Brassed Off' would be complete without the inclusion of a live brass band.
He had measured the hardness of the brass and discovered it was like steel and did not apply enough pressure on the bullet to even hold it in place.
Having joined Olin Brass in 2011, Toler has over three decades of experience in financial and executive roles in the metals industry, most recently serving as president of Olin Brass.
A 15-inch-square accent table, Stewart by Surya adds a decorative element indoors, with an antique brass finish.
Kate James, festival and events manager at Durham County Council and the organiser of Brass, captured the mood when she said: "It was absolutely brilliant.
Looking at Bross Trucking, the court determined its established revenue stream, its developed customer base, and the transparency of continuing operations were a result of Brass's personal relationships with customers.