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We stock and supply the following standard forms:
Chopped Fiber Fiber Foam Monofilament Powder Sheet Tube
Chopped Fiber Fiber Foam Monofilament Powder Sheet Tube
Common Brand Names:
Nicalon
 
General Description:  

Silicon Carbide was first prepared in the early 1800's. It was in commercial production by 1892, as a powder for grinding and cutting, having a Mohs hardness of 9-10 (almost as hard as Diamond).

Nicalon continuous multi-filament tow consists of fine filaments of ultra-fine ß-SiC crystals, giving strong particle bonding. This fiber has high strength and a high modulus in a high temperature atmosphere. It is oxidation resistant, with a high wettability and is consequently used in composites with metals, plastics and ceramics.

A thicker monofilament, also used for composites, is also available from Goodfellow in 3 versions which differ only in their outer coating (used to improve adhesion to, and resist degradation by, the matrix of a composite). This monofilament is made by a chemical vapour deposition (CVD) process around a fine tungsten wire.

   
 

   

Technical Data for   Silicon-Carbide


Silicon Carbide Tube - Standard Products   Click here to display prices
SI677017Silicon Carbide Tube,    
Outside Diameter:17mm, Wall Thickness:2mm, Inside Diameter:13mm
SI647250Silicon Carbide - Reaction Bonded Tube,    
Outside Diameter:10.0mm, Wall Thickness:2.8mm, Inside Diameter:4.4mm
SI647350Silicon Carbide - Reaction Bonded Tube,    
Outside Diameter:15.0mm, Wall Thickness:4.0mm, Inside Diameter:7mm
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We stock and supply the following standard forms:
Chopped Fiber Fiber Foam Monofilament Powder Sheet Tube
Chopped Fiber Fiber Foam Monofilament Powder Sheet Tube

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