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Insaco, Inc. - Custom Rods,Rings & Tubes from Sapphire or Quartz

Optical grade sapphire rods, rings and tubes with polished ID and OD are possible up to very large sizes. Transmissive properties of sapphire at high and low temperature allow successful application to anti-missile defense as well as research of internal combustion technology. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Coefficient of Thermal Expansion - Sapphire

Custom optical grade sapphire rods, rings and tubes with polished ID and OD are possible up to very large sizes. Transmissive properties of sapphire at high and low temperature allow successful application to anti-missile defense as well as research of internal combustion technology. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Insaco solves thermal conductivity problem

Higher thermal conductivity performance provides a competitive edge (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Why Sapphire Wafer Carriers?

Sapphire offers many advantages over quartz carriers:

  • Higher thermal conductivity (42 W / mK @ 20°C).
  • Higher melting temperature (2040 °C).
  • Much greater hardness & scratch resistance - second only to diamond.
  • Impervious to virtually all chemicals and reagents.
(read more)
Insaco, Inc. - Wafer Carrier Demonstration

Insaco, Inc has become recognized as a worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. Through this experience, Insaco® offers multiple hole wafer carriers in sapphire for GaAs, Indium Phosphide, and other semiconductors. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Pumping is possible without use of flexible seals

Applications include cryogenic pumping and precision metering. Materials can be alumina, industrial sapphire, or most other technical ceramics. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Lens Grinding & Polishing

Specialized Lens Generating and Polishing Equipment allows Insaco to Manufacture a wide variety of Lens in Sapphire and other Optical Materials. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Ceramic Gear Fabrication

Insaco is a precision machining company that provides finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. Insaco is ITAR compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices.

Contamination problems solved with precision ceramic gearing... (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Metalized Sapphire Window

Unique manufacturing process solves metalized sapphire windows problem. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Custom Ceramic Medical Parts Fabricator

Ceramics offer unique properties that can dramatically improve performance of critical parts in application. Alumina ceramic is extremely hard and wear resistant even at extreme temperatures and harsh conditions. It is therefore ideally also suited for fixtures and tooling. Silicon carbide, which is an even harder ceramic, can be produced with thermal conductivity higher than that of cop... (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Wafer Carriers in Sapphire

Insaco, Inc is a recognized worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. We custom manufacture multiple hole wafer carriers in sapphire for GaAs and other semiconductors. Special nested designs for development programs are welcome. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Metering Pumps for Hostile Liquids

Pistons and sleeves in ceramic materials are a specialty of Insaco, Inc. Since 1947 Insaco has been precision machining and polishing of ID's and OD's allowing Insaco to meet the toughest customer requirements for minimum clearance, seal-less metering pumps (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision fabrication by design

Need a company that can machine hard materials with absolute precision? (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Piston Sleeve Assembly Manufacturing

With piston/sleeve clearances down to .00004", pumping is possible without use of flexible seals. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Replace Precission Metal Parts with Hard Materials

Insaco is a machine shop specializing in ceramic materials. We don't make these materials but rather process them into something more valuable through our precision machining capabilities. We specialize in hard materials such as sapphire, ceramic, aluminum nitride, boron carbide, silicon nitride, and zirconia. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Insaco Helps Solve Unique Space Station Challenge

A fluid handling pump manufacturing company produced a unique pump to help convert wastewater to drinking water on the international space station. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining for Defense and Aerospace

Finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Extremely high accuracy machining

Insaco precision machines technical CERAMICS to meet customer specifications for intricate and critical applications including exceptionally tight TTV sapphire wafer carriers 6" and larger, custom in any quantity. Also nesting tooling and fixtures from CVD SiC or alumina. Engineers welcomed to discuss material options and cost impact of design features and alternatives. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Machining Extremely Tight Tolerance Solutions

Ceramic can be machined precisely by diamond grinding, where Insaco decades experience machining ceramics and sapphire to customer prints. Trust Insaco to meet your toughest requirements. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining for Aerospace Applications

Insaco is ITAR compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices. Five-axis machining capability and high-volume robotic production equipment allow for better cost efficiencies. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Custom Ceramic Tooling Fabrication

Ceramics offer unique properties that can dramatically improve performance of critical parts in application. Alumina ceramic is extremely hard and wear resistant even at extreme temperatures and harsh conditions (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Sapphire Wafer Carriers

Sapphire Solutions to Precision Machined Wafer Carriers. Insaco, Inc is a recognized worldwide leader in custom machined ceramic and sapphire parts for the semiconductor industry. We custom manufacture multiple hole wafer carriers in sapphire for GaAs and other semiconductors. Special nested designs for development programs are welcome. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - NASA Application of Machined Fused Silica

Deep space-based research by NASA called for a high energy solar concentrator that could focus from 3.5" to a faceted point over a 12" length. NASA turned to Insaco. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Silicon Carbide

Insaco solves ceramics thermal conductivity problem. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Insaco Designers Guide

Select materials of interest based on what is most important to your application. Once you specify which properties are most important, the "guide" searches our database of materials and presents you with various materials listing the selected properties ranked as you specify and often includes some other materials provided as references. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining-scientific instrumentation

Scientific instrumentation problem solved using fine-grained 99.5% Alumina. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Ceramic Machining

Since 1947 Insaco® has been a precision machining and polishing fabricator of parts from all technical ceramics, sapphire, glass and quartz. We machine these materials to very precise tolerances (many times measured in millionths of an inch) for dimension, flatness, wedge and roundness or cylindricity (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Extremely tight tolerances in ultra-hard materials

Our customers typically have a critical application that requires extremely tight tolerances in ultra-hard materials. We also have the capability to grind and polish spherical radius parts in a variety of hard materials, both inside and outside diameters, to optical requirements. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Precision Machining for Defense/Aerospace

Precision Machining for Defense/Aerospace

Insaco is a precision machining company that provides finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. Insaco is ITAR compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Zirconia Replacement Example

Insaco is a precision machining company that provides finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. Insaco is ITAR compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - High Precision Machining of Hard Materials

Insaco is a precision machining company that provides finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. Insaco is ITAR compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Insaco solves unique problem

Insaco is a precision machining company that provides finished pieces to customer's specifications from ultra-hard materials, including ceramics, nitrides, carbides, glass, quartz, and especially sapphire. Insaco is ITAR compliant and our engineers are available to discuss concepts and material choices.

Insaco solves unique open-end wrench problem for USGo (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Tight diameter, and cylindricity

These pieces represent a large base of experience achieving very tight diameter, and cylindricity requirements desired by our customers. With piston/sleeve clearances down to .00004", pumping is possible without use of flexible seals. Applications include cryogenic pumping and precision metering. Materials can be alumina, industrial sapphire, or most other technical ceramics. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Why Ceramics Instead of Metal for Machined Parts?

Hard materials have unique properties and characteristics that many times can REPLACE metal and often at a more cost efficient or property enhanced benefit. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Independent Engineering Resource

Insaco Inc, is a precision machining company customers have trusted with their critical work since 1947. As a trusted partner, Insaco often is called upon for advice and guidance with fine-tuning part designs to balance the desired application against the practicalities (cost) of fabrication. (read more)

Insaco, Inc. - Semiconductor Wafer Processing Nesting

Specialty custom machining of sapphire and ceramic wafers allows Insaco to respond to customer needs for nesting of wafers in larger carriers. (read more)

News articles and press releases for Insaco, Inc.:

07/19/2011

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