Article - 18 May 2001
TiB2 is an extremely hard material with an extremely high melting point. These properties lend it to uses as ballistic armour, cathodes in Hall-Heroult cells for aluminium smelting as well as seals...
Article - 23 Apr 2001
Aluminium is one of the most abundant elements in the earths crust. The extraction, refining and environmental impacts of these processes are considered, as are recycling, and future product and...
This armor and ballistic steel plate has been approved by all relevant US agencies, to be used for combat and defense applications.
News - 26 May 2006
Ceradyne has received a purchase order from Flyer Defense, LLC, in Inglewood, California, for a prototype lightweight ceramic-armored crew compartment for the Flyer ITV (Internally Transportable...
News - 23 Sep 2011
Bourque Industries has delivered its first order worth $6000 for ballistic armour to the Sheriff’s department in Collier County. The Sheriff’s Department had ordered for a total of eight...
News - 11 Aug 2006
Ceradyne, Inc. has received a purchase order from Mack Trucks, Inc. for a prototype lightweight ceramic armored truck cab incorporating technology specifically designed to meet the requirements of the...
Article - 18 Jun 2018
When ceramic plates emerged as a lightweight alternative to personal body armor and protective vehicle cladding during the 1970’s, consumers began to question the efficiency of steel armor plating.
Article - 2 Feb 2018
Technical ceramics exhibit high-performance properties, making it a viable option for industries requiring materials to withstand high heat, wear & impact.
Article - 29 Nov 2016
HS fiberglass armor panels offered by Strongwell are developed for ballistics resistance. Specially constructed glass reinforcements in a proprietary resin matrix are used to assemble the panels and...
Article - 12 Apr 2007
Applications of boron carbide powder are provided by Feldco International. Applications include: refractories; abrasives; military; nuclear applications; poison pellets; reinforcement; raw material;...