Article - 26 Feb 2001
Silicon carbide and graphite charged silicon carbide are used for mechanical seals under conditions where carbon is not suited e.g. high temperatures or in contact with heavy oils.
Article - 6 Mar 2001
Excellent wear resistance, thermal shock resistance and high temperature properties make reaction bonded silicon carbide a logical choice for kiln and furnace furniture, wear and thrust bearings,...
Article - 3 Apr 2018
Roller hearth kilns (RHK) are used to fire many consumer products, such as porcelain, tiles, and Lithium Ion powder for batteries. A critical component of the RHK is a reliable roller.
Article - 23 May 2001
Different types of MMCs and various manufacturing routes are explored. Many applications in the automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries that are close to commercialisation are explained.
Article - 31 Jul 2002
Chemical vapour deposition is a technique whereby gaseous reactants can be deposited onto a substrate. There are several variations in the basic technique which can be used to deposit a wide range of...
Article - 6 Oct 2006
Silicon Carbide (SiC) is highly wear resistant and also has good mechanical properties, including high temperature strength and thermal shock resistance. Feldco International manufacture silicon...
Article - 19 Sep 2013
Advanced ceramics are being extensively used in defence and aerospace industries.
Article - 12 Apr 2007
The common properties of Silicon Carbide as supplied by Feldco International. Properties provided include physical, mechanical, electrical and thermal properties or silicon carbide.
Article - 9 Dec 2005
High-performance ceramics refers to a variety of highly-specialized ceramics.
Article - 14 Aug 2013
Metal matrix composites (MMCs) are composite materials containing at least two constituent parts – a metal part and a material or a different metal part.