Article - 31 Oct 2018
This article discusses the role of refractory cements and moldables in the aluminum industry.
Article - 13 Apr 2006
This research was conducted to develop new formulations of AZS (alumina-zirconia-silica) refractories with different amounts of ZrO2 with the purpose of improving properties and the work conditions in...
Article - 12 May 2017
H.C. Starck Solutions’ fabricated product solutions cater to brazing, annealing, sintering, vacuum heat treating, and all high temperature furnace applications.
Article - 20 Mar 2015
The properties of ceramic cores including stability in extreme conditions, refractory qualities and strength make them ideal for a range of applications.
Article - 12 Apr 2002
Calcium aluminate cements (CACs) are chiefly utilized as binder in monolithic refractories.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Porous ceramic foams have emerged as a viable alternative to refractory ceramic fibres since they were classified as carcinogenic. Hi-Por is a ceramic foam that has similar properties to FCFs without...
Article - 24 Jan 2020
AZoMaterials spoke to Ben Melrose, Technical Director at International Syalons, about the grades of sialons that exist, why sialon is the answer to the problem of producing complex shapes with...
Article - 9 Jan 2006
A geopolymer was prepared by dissolving metakaolinite in a solution of K2SiO3 and KOH and curing at 80C for 24 h. The open porosity of the material was ~38% at 1000C, which is sufficiently porous for...
Article - 12 Jul 2002
The thixotropic casting process for ceramics is briefly described and compared to other similar processes.
Article - 2 May 2002
Colloidal silica consists of a stable suspension of tiny silica particles. It has many applications such as refractories, investment casting, abrasives, surfactants, high temperature binders etc