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Pressureless Sintered Silicon Carbide

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Description

Silicon carbide, mainly consisting of SiC, it maintains strength up to 1400°C and it is ideal for use as a construction material. SiC has excellent thermal conductivity, low thermal expansion and is very resistant to acids and lyes. It masters corrosion, abrasion and erosion as skillfully as it stands up to frictional wear.

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Properties

General

Density

ρ

3.13 g/cm³ at 23 °C

Mechanical

Compressive strength

Rmc

400 MPa at 23 °C

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Elastic modulus

E

420 GPa at 23 °C

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Hardness, Vickers

HV

2244 [-] at 23 °C

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Thermal

Thermal conductivity

λ

74 W/(m·K) at 23 °C

Technological properties

Application areas

It is widely used in mechanical seals, seal ring, bearing, pump parts, ballistics, chemical production, energy technology, paper manufacturing and as pipe system components.

Processing methods

pressureless sintering, reaction-bonded sintering, recrystallization sintering

This material data has been provided by Innovacera.

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