Metal Cutting Corporation

Metal Cutting Corporation has been successfully supplying tungsten wire, both plated and non-plated, round and ribbon to its many international medical device customers for over 30 years. And now more than ever, with the price of gold & palladium continuing to rise, tungsten is the radiopaque alternative to precious metal wire for biomedical applications. Read more...

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CoorsTek

CoorsTek, Inc., a large technical ceramics manufacturer, and Ceramatec, Inc. a technical ceramics research and development company and subsidiary of CoorsTek, introduced a new silicon carbide joining technology for improved strength and thermal stability for assemblies of ceramic components. Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

General Carbide has dedicated a new laboratory to better service its customers in new grade development and failure anaylsis and to enhance its quality control program. This new lab and testing equipment will bolster the existing quality program for incoming raw materials and sintered product manufactured at its facilities. Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

The abrasive characteristics of drilling mud used in mud pulse telemetry require materials to exhibit superior fluid erosion properties. General Carbide manufactures several grade formulations that provide extended component life and reduced service cost. Our experienced staff will make design recommendations to permit ease of manufacturing that gives the designer the best value. Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

General Carbide specializes in tungsten carbide grades that excel in metalforming operations. We have the manufacturing capabilities and carbide grade selection to meet the most demanding of metal forming needs, from galling resistance to high impact to corrsosion resistance We have special metallurgical formulations to withstand EDM operations with no resultant cracking. Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

GenFixx™, exceeds the joint strength of braze and is more predictable in its reliability. The success of a braze joint cannot be verified non-destructively but the GenFixx assembly technique reduces the risk factor and demonstrates higher strength in joining carbide and steel. It also is visually verifiable, which is extremely desirable in... Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

We Make The Grade
We have one of the broadest ranges of tungsten carbide grades in the industry and the tightest specs you'll find anywhere. This allows us to produce high-quality grades matched to your most exacting requirements. General Carbide manufactures over 50 different grades of carbide, all of which undergo 100% sinter-HIP processing. Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

This is a reference for designers and end users of tungsten carbide. It is a compilation of recommendations derived from practical experience, theoretical stress analysis, proven application engineering practices and modern manufacturing techniques. It will enable the reader to learn how best to utilize one of the most unique engineering materials available today. Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

This Guide provides a step-by-step process to arrive at the proper grade selection for tungsten carbide tooling and wear parts, based on the user's input to questions asked about application parameters and operating environment. If used at the outset of a project, the Grade Selector will help customer... Read more...

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General Carbide Corporation

General Carbide supplies tungsten carbide components used in steel processing applications including rotary slitter knives, mandrel sleeves, flattening rolls and guide rolls. Our GenTuff product line has high thermal shock resistance and retains its high hot hardness at elevated temperatures, which allows it outlast tool steel as a guide roll or looper roll in rod mill applications. Read more...

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