Article - 12 Jan 2009
Certech has been meeting the needs of the investment casting industry with a broad line of complex injection molded ceramic components.
Article - 5 Dec 2007
This article investigates the effects of rapid drying of ZnO slip cast bodies by microwave heating and compares the results with those dried by conventional heating techniques. The extent of warpage...
Article - 10 Oct 2003
Soapstone is a naturally occurring material that is suitable for use in countertops, cooking surfaces, fireplaces, wood stoves and ovens. Its composition and properties are briefly outlined.
Article - 12 Dec 2007
AFM-Colloid Probe force measurements were carried out in normal and lateral modes to quantify perpendicular and frictional interactions between alumina colloids and sapphire substrate at acidic,...
Article - 23 Feb 2007
HALSIC is the name of four exceptional high performance ceramics from the silicon carbide (SiC) material group made by W. HALDENWANGER.
Article - 12 Apr 2005
Particle size and particle size distribution are critical factors in the production of ceramic components. This application note describes how these factors can be determined and accurately modelled...
Article - 19 Jan 2005
Many ceramics are produced from casting slips. Properties of the final product are dictated by the slip properties. These can be optimized by optimizing particle size and zeta potential. A case study...
Article - 11 Jan 2002
Two main types of titanium dioxide are used industrially, rutile and anatase. Due to poor mechaincal properties they are generally used for optical properties as pigments for paints, plastics, ceramic...
Article - 31 May 2001
Novel ceramic processing routes such as sol-gel production of aluminosilicates, core-shell zirconia, single crystal fibre processing and combustion synthesis are examined. The addition of fine powders...
Article - 1 Mar 2007
Worldwide, HALDENWANGER is the only manufacturer of rollers for kilns and furnaces able to supply the complete programme of roller materials.