naval brass

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Noun1.naval brass - alpha-beta brass containing tinnaval brass - alpha-beta brass containing tin; resistant to sea water; Admiralty Metal is a trademark
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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The jacket metal is a proprietary composition akin to naval brass and was down-selected after testing several candidate materials.
Army Chief General Bikram Singh and Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha also addressed top naval brass and discussed with them issues pertaining to joint operations and military synergy.
Turchynov praised his country's soldiers despite heavy criticism by some Crimean commanders of confusion and indecision reigning among the army and naval brass in Kiev over the past month.
Although it was emphasised that the firm was a "cabinet builders and naval brass founders", the range of its brass products was quite extraordinary - from polished brass folding fire screens with illuminated glass panels to brass pen racks and paperweights.
Romney said, however, that the Navy is ill equipped to carry out its global mission, claiming that the naval brass felt they needed 313 ships but were down to under 285.
Having snared their reluctant recruit, the naval brass presents Eddie with an offer-and an officer-that he can't refuse.
On a more serious note, though, I got the chance in my acceptance speech to say to the assembled top naval brass that I owed the prize to Liverpool and Merseyside.
Alan Manufacturing typically machines naval brass; 12L14, a fast machining steel bar stock; 316 and 303 stainless; and 6061 aluminum.

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