Fabricated / Custom Shape Silica, Quartz, and Silicate Materials

Low Surface Area (LSA) Catalyst Carrier -- SA Series Alumina/Silica
from Saint-Gobain NorPro

Some catalyst carriers in this series are available in monomodal or bi-modal or pore options. For many years, Saint-Gobain NorPro has been known for its range of very low surface area macroporous alpha-alumina-based carrier materials. Inert to their environment in most circumstances, the carriers... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Hollow Stock (Tube, Pipe, Column) (optional feature); Custom Shape; Ferrule / Eyelet (optional feature)
  • Bond & Processing: Sintered / Fired
  • Silicate Type: Al Silicate or Mica Based; alpha/ Glassy Silica, Bauxite
  • Width / OD: 0.1181 to 19.69
Thermal/Heat Management Media Materials -- Proware™
from Saint-Gobain NorPro

Proware ™ -- Originally developed for use as mass transfer packing in acid applications, Proware ™ material also performs well in acidic heat transfer applications. The Proware ™ body is a finely grained microstructure that is mechanically stronger, less porous and considerably... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • Bond & Processing: Sintered / Fired
  • Silicate Type: Silica or fused silica; Proprietary
  • Applications: Chemical or material processing; Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTOs)
High Surface Area (HAS) Catalyst Carrier -- SA Series Intermediate Surface Area
from Saint-Gobain Innovative Materials

Saint-Gobain NorPro provides a range of formed, higher surface area catalyst carrier. Surface areas from 10 m2/g to 400 m2g are typically based on high-purity raw materials. When needed, Saint-Gobain NorPro can incorporate unusual pore size distributions, including a high proportion of... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Hollow Stock (Tube, Pipe, Column) (optional feature); Custom Shape; Ferrule / Eyelet (optional feature)
  • Bond & Processing: Sintered / Fired
  • Silicate Type: Al Silicate or Mica Based
  • Width / OD: 0.1181 to 19.69
Macor-Machinable Glass Ceramic Ceramic Component -- MACOR®
from San Jose Delta Associates, Inc.

Macor is a relatively easy material to machine using ordinary carbide drills, end mills, taps, etc. and doesn ’t require post machining firing. Macor-Machinable Glass Ceramic is also unique in that it can withstand 1000 °C, has low thermal conductivity and is a good electrical insulator. [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Spout; Custom Shape; Rod; BarStock
  • MOR / Flexural Strength: 13633
  • Silicate Type: Glass Ceramics
  • Compressive Strength: 50000
Investment Casting Refractories
from SELEE Corporation

SELEE ® Advanced Ceramics ® is a leading supplier of crucibles, ladles, spouts and ram materials to the Investment Casting industry and has been for over 60 years. SELEE ® Advanced Ceramics ® crucibles are designed to give excellent corrosion and erosion resistance, excellent... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • Silicate Type: Silica or fused silica (optional feature); Mullite (optional feature)
Cordierite
from Kyocera Corporation

An extremely lightweight material with low thermal expansion and excellent strength, rigidity and thermal shock resistance. [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • MOR / Flexural Strength: 27557 to 29007
  • Silicate Type: Cordierite
  • Modulus of Elasticity: 2.03E7 to 2.10E7
Ceramic Honeycomb Supports for Precious Metal Gauzes
from CoorsTek

Advanced ceramic supports from alumina, cordierite, silicon carbide, and mullite materials provides superior chemical, corrosion, and thermal shock resistance. CoorsTek flat and corrugated ceramic supports are optimized for harsh chemical processing environments. High-Performance Ceramic Support... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • Applications: Chemical or material processing; Corrosion resistant
  • Silicate Type: Cordierite; Mullite
Fused Quartz Labware - Broad Base
from Robuster Quartz

Robuster Quartz Fused Silica Ceramics features excellent thermal reliability under high temperature (up to 1350 ˚C), resistivity to chemical corrosion and thermal shock; Our Silica ceramic products are widely used in chemical, medical and biology industries for chemical... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • Length: 0.9843 to 1.46
  • Silicate Type: Porcelain; Quartz
  • Width / OD: 1.61 to 2.24
Fused Silica Custom Shapes
from Accuratus Corporation

Fused silica is a noncrystalline (glass) form of silicon dioxide (quartz, sand). Typical of glasses, it lacks long range order in its atomic structure. It ’s highly cross linked three dimensional structure gives rise to it ’s high use temperature and low thermal expansion coefficient. [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • Performance Features: Dielectric
  • Silicate Type: Silica or fused silica
Forsterite
from Kyocera Corporation

Featuring low microwave loss, excellent insulation at high temperatures, and a smooth surface, forsterite is ideal for use in electron tube parts and circuit substrates. Due to its high coefficient of thermal expansion, it bonds easily with metals and glass. [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • MOR / Flexural Strength: 23206 to 30458
  • Silicate Type: Forsterite
  • Modulus of Elasticity: 2.18E7 to 2.76E7
Fused Silica Trays-Rectangular Trays
from Robuster Quartz

Robuster Quartz Fused Silica Ceramics features excellent thermal reliability under high temperature (up to 1350 ˚C), resistivity to chemical corrosion and thermal shock; Our Silica ceramic products are widely used in chemical, medical and biology industries for chemical... [See More]

  • Shape / Form: Custom Shape
  • Length: 2.36 to 5.91
  • Silicate Type: Silica or fused silica; Quartz
  • Width / OD: 1.1 to 5.91