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OurÂ goal atÂ CalixÂ Ceramic Solutions isÂ toÂ helpÂ youÂ efficientlyÂ navigateÂ theÂ worldÂ of Advanced Ceramics.Â Calix is aÂ resourceÂ thatÂ can allow engineering andÂ technology-basedÂ companiesÂ toÂ access the performance enhancing benefitsÂ andÂ competitive advantageÂ thatÂ AdvancedÂ Ceramics can provide.Â Advanced CeramicsÂ can... Read More
For most manufacturers, handling Piezo is extremely difficult without precise machining, grinding, and finishing. As such, these procedures often require expert assistance. If you are seeking help with your piezo ceramic machining needs, then consider the team of experts at Kadco Ceramics. This company offers the top silicon machining services in the industry. They are highly experienced to work... Read More
Able to process quantities from laboratory scale to pilot scale (few kilograms to 2,000 Kg), Innovative Materials Center (IMC) meets demands of clients who have developed new materials or modified existing materials and need to accelerate their market introduction. Subsequent mass production can then be moved to customer's facility or PPT's production facilities. Various ceramics powder... Read More
Chicago, IL — Superior Graphite, a graphite and carbon solutions company, recently rebranded and unveiled a redesigned advanced ceramic powders product line, now called SinterPur. While Superior Graphite's previous advanced ceramic powders product line HSC ("Hopkinsville Silicon Carbide") contained alpha and beta silicon carbide grades, leaving boron carbide as a separate brand, Sinter-Pur... Read More
Consisting of full-fired, 99% pure alumina ceramic, Aremcolox™ 502-1400-99 provides abrasion and corrosion resistance as well as mechanical strength and electrical resistance for continuous operating temperatures to 3,000Â°F. Product features compressive strength of 340,000 psi, flexural strength of 46,000 psi, and dielectric strength of 225 V/mil. Typical applications include burner nozzles,... Read More
Supplied in 1005 and 0603 packages, respectively, Models LXES15AAA1-153 and LXES03AAA1-154 combine low voltage ESD protection with dielectric strength to withstand continued high voltage discharge. Units offer ESD protection according to internationally recognized IEC61000-4-2 Level 1 standard at low voltage and low peak voltage levels. Operating from -40 to +85Â°C, devices are suited for... Read More
This SEM photo speaks to the unique characteristics of DURAMUL ZR, a high purity synthetic mineral consisting of a mullite phase and a zirconia phase. The dark area in the SEM photo represent the mullite phase, while the consistent white dots represent the zirconia phase.Â The physical properties of DURAMUL ZR make this material ideal for ceramic and refractory applications. The combination of... Read More
If you are using a cheaper mullite raw material in your refractory and have concerns regarding the level of exposure to free silica, consider trying DURAMUL, Washington Mills' fused mullite product. Washington Mills' fused mullite has excellent thermal shock resistance, low thermal conductivity and NO free silica. The properties of DURAMUL fused mullite are unique because Washington Mills... Read More
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Du-Co Ceramics Integrates Robotics Into Ceramics Parts Manufacturing Process BOSTONÂ – Du-Co Ceramics is the latest complex material manufacturer to leverage robotics as an innovation platform, adding Rethink Robotics' Baxter robot to its ceramic parts production line. Baxter works alongside the Du-Co team to place ceramic parts into a saggar, readying the parts for firing in the kiln.... Read More
Optimized for machinability using carbide tools, Aremcolox™ 502-600 is suited for use in high vacuum and electrical and electronic high temperature applications.Â Properties include respective compressive and flexural strengths of 32,000 and 14,000 psi, dielectric strength of 380 V/mil, dielectric constant of 6.8 @ 1 MHz, and thermal conductivity of 4.08 Btu-in/hr-ftÂ²-Â°F. Stock sizes... Read More
Weight of Your Investment Cast Shell Got You Down? If you are concerned that your investment cast shell might be too heavy, take some weight off by switching your raw material to DURAMUL - Washington Mills' fused mullite. Washington Mills fused mullite has: Lighter weight than alumina and zircon Excellent thermal shock resistance High purity to eliminate contamination & maintain high use... Read More
Goodfellow and Sigma-Aldrich Complete Phase 1 of Agreement to Expand Availability of Goodfellow ProductsJun 27, 2014
Coraopolis, PA – Goodfellow, a leading supplier of metals and materials for research and industry, and Sigma-Aldrich Corporation, a leading life science and high-technology company, have completed the first phase of a distribution agreement reached earlier this year. As a result, all pure metals available from Goodfellow are now also available through Sigma-Aldrich. Phase 2, currently underway,... Read More
As the global market for fine ceramics is projected to exceed $75 billion by 2020, Oerlikon Metco strengthened its value proposition to meet customers' needs. The top-performing company now provides more flexible and shorter delivery times, design and production of novel customer-specific products, as well as new product innovations. Key advanced ceramic materials produced by Oerlikon Metco are... Read More
Washington Mills Mullite: Purity is our Priority Not every mullite is the same and purity levels can vary from one supplier to another. You may or may not know that the fused mullite Washington Mills produces is a higher purity mullite than what most other suppliers manufacture. Other mullites can contain cristobalite and a glass phase. They can also contain titania, iron, alumina, silica and... Read More
With footprint less than 3 x 3 in.,Â Model P-763 provides 30 x 30 mm aperture and travel range of 200 x 200 microns. Flexure-guided positioning system is equipped with capacitive, direct-metrology position sensors andÂ ceramic-insulated piezo actuator technology. With capacitive feedback, linearity of motion is optimal, with 0.02% deviation from perfect straight line. Stage is suited for... Read More
PossessingÂ variety of coating thicknesses, durability, and uniform performance, Arcotron CL800 offers tight tolerance finishes as low as 15 Ra. Coating dielectric allows unit to maintain 300Â°F continuous operation without degradation, which promotes service life. Properties of this product make it suited for applications within harsh environments, such as skip and lane treating. Read More
Orchard Park, NY — Professional Plastics, Inc. has recently signed a Master Distribution Agreement with Corning, Inc. for the distribution and fabrication of MacorÂ® Machinable Glass Ceramic parts and shapes.Â Â Â As a leading supplier of engineering plastics and ceramics with 18 locations in the USA, Singapore and Taiwan, Professional Plastics, will fill a key role in introducing... Read More
Washington Mills' DURAMUL is a fused mullite with no free silica. It is produced with slightly less silica and slightly higher alumina than stoichiometric mullite. Investment casters using cheaper raw materials who have concerns about the level of exposure to free silica should consider Washington Mills' fused mullite for shell building.Â The properties of DURAMUL fused mullite are unique... Read More
Used for bonding, potting, tooling, and molding, Aremco-Bond™ 805 adheres to high-temperature plastics, glass, ceramic, and high-expansion metals. This 2-component, 100% solids, aluminum-filled epoxy cures at room temperature in 24 hr withÂ final cure at 200Â°F in 2 hr. Cured material exhibitsÂ thermal conductivity of 12.5 Btu-in/hr-ftÂ²-Â°F and dielectric strength of 50 V/mil.... Read More
PECATONICA, IL – Which of Ipsen's special formulas do you prefer – the refractory body of Alumina that can withstand exceptionally high temperatures and reduces cracking during thermal cycling or the flexible, clay-bonded body of Fused Silica which provides more thermal shock resistance? Ipsen engineers developed both formulas over several years to be long-lasting, handcrafted and durable.... Read More