manganese bronze


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manganese bronze

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(Metallurgy) any of various alloys containing copper (55–60 per cent), zinc (35–42 per cent), and manganese (about 3.5 per cent)
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Noun1.manganese bronze - a brass with from 1-4% manganese to harden itmanganese bronze - a brass with from 1-4% manganese to harden it
alpha-beta brass, Muntz metal, yellow metal - a brass that has more zinc and is stronger than alpha brass; used in making castings and hot-worked products
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Assembly of the famed cab was suspended last year after an IT blunder caused an accounting black hole and defects in steering boxes forced it to recall 400 cabs, with taxi maker Manganese Bronze subsequently going bust.
Chinese automotive giant Geely stepped in to save Manganese Bronze earlier this year.
Mr Russell, who has held senior positions at Manganese Bronze, Harley Davidson and Land Rover, believes companies have a unique chance to take advantage of favourable exchange rates, a desire to buy 'British' and unrivalled investment in automotive, aerospace, medical and renewables.
China-based Geely Automotive has completed the acquisition of Manganese Bronze Holdings, a firm whose only remaining division is the London Taxi Company.
London, Feb 2( ANI ): Chinese car manufacturers Zhejiang Geely has secured the future of the London Taxi after it bought the vehicle's troubled maker Manganese Bronze, which was forced into administration last year.
Coventry-based Manganese Bronze has been acquired by Chinese vehicle manufacturer Geely, which owned a 20% stake in the firm before it collapsed into administration last October.
1 February 2013 - Chinese carmaker Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (HKG:0175) said on Friday it would take over UK black taxi manufacturer Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc for about GBP11m (USD17.
1 February 2013 a[euro]" Chinese carmaker Geely Automobile Holdings Limited (HKG:0175) said on Friday it would take over UK black taxi manufacturer Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc for about GBP11m (USD17.
The iconic vehicle is under threat after Manganese Bronze, the company which owns cab maker the London Taxi Company, went into administration.
Facing falling sales, Manganese Bronze started using Chinese supplies to cut costs, which may have been its undoing.
Coventry-based Manganese Bronze was reportedly in talks with Chinese private automaker Geely, which owns a 20% stake in the firm, over a PS15m loan.