Armor / Ballistic Protection Industrial Ceramic Materials Datasheets

Alumina Extruded Rod -- 031AE
from Accuratus Corporation

Accuratus maintains an inventory of standard extruded and cast aluminum oxide, mullite and sialon shapes for fast delivery requirements. These are low cost, quality rods and tubes that can be quickly cut to precision lengths. (See Mullite Sizes, Aluminum Oxide Sizes and Sialon Sizes). Accuratus will... [See More]

  • Applications: Abrasion Resistant; Armor / Ballistic Protection; Electronics or semiconductors; HV / Electrical; Refractory or High Temperature Insulation
  • Composition: 94% - 99.5% Al2O3
  • Material Type: Alumina
  • Shape / Form: Rod
Ceramic Armor -- AD-90
from CoorsTek

Ceramic Armor / Military Defense and Security. CoorsTek produces ceramic armor components used as the ballistic armor (armour) strikeface of lightweight composite armor systems. CeraShield ™ ceramics, working in conjunction with an appropriate backing system, can defeat various threats... [See More]

  • Applications: Armor / Ballistic Protection; Wear resistant parts or tooling
  • Composition: 90% Alumina
  • Material Type: Alumina
  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
Norbide® -- Hot Pressed Boron Carbide
from Saint-Gobain Ceramics - Hexoloy® Products

Norbide ® Hot Pressed Boron Carbide (B4C) is one of the hardest materials known and offers excellent chemical and wear resistance for demanding applications such as blast nozzles, monument nozzles and armor components. Components made with Norbide ® B4C offer longer service life which can... [See More]

  • Applications: Abrasion Resistant; Armor / Ballistic Protection
  • Shape / Form: Tile; Custom Shape
  • Material Type: Carbide Material; Boron Carbide
  • Thermal Conductivity: 90