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TYPES OF CERAMIC

Ceramic Compacting Dies
Ceramic Wear Parts
Other
Zirconia Ceramic Properties
Chemistry (wt%)
Mg - PSZ
Y – TZP
Y – TZP (H)
ZrO2 + MgO or Y2O3 + HfO2 + Al2O3
> 99.95
> 99.5
> 99.5
Physical Properties (typical)
Mg – PSZ
Y – TZP
Y – TZP
Density (g/cm3)
5.75 – 5.85
6.05
6.08
Porosity (%)
< 0.5
< 0.5
0.05
Color
White
White
White
Grain Size (microns)
30 – 40
< 0.5
< 0.5
Mechanical Properties (typical)
Mg – PSZ
Y – TZP
Y – TZP (H)
Fracture Toughness (MPa.M1/2)
10
8
8
Young’s Modulus (GPa)
200
210
220
Flexural Strength (MPa)
620
900
1400
Hardness Hv (GPa)
10.7
13
13.5
Compressive Strength (MPa)
1760
2500
2580
Thermal Properties (typical)
Mg - PSZ
Y – TZP
Y – TZP (H)
Thermal conductivity (W/mok)
2.18
2.18
2.18
Coef. Of Thermal Expansion (25oC-1000oC)
10.0
10.2
10.2
Max. Use Temperature (0C)
500
1500
1500
Electrical Properties (typical)
Mg - PSZ
Y – TZP
Y – TZP (H)
Dielectric Strength (volts/mil)
235 – 240
225 – 230
225 – 230
Dielectric Loss (1MHz @ 25oC)
0.001
0.001
0.001
Volume Resistivity (Ohm-cm @ 25oC)
> 1013
> 1013
> 1013
NOTE: All statements, technical information and recommendations in this literature are based on test we believe to be reliable and accurate. Before using or purchasing products described, the buyer shall determine the suitability of the component for its final use. The buyer shall assume all risk and liabilities associated with the final products. April 2014
Abrasion Resistance (ASTM G-65)
Zirconia
Tungsten Carbide
Stellite Alloy 5
D-2Steel
316SS
Carbon Steel
0
50
2
12,5
20,5
32,5
175
225
100
150
200
250
Ceramic Toughness
-2
Mg - PSZ
Silicon Nitride
Y-TZP
Silicon Carbide
Alumina
Glass
0
3
8
13
18
Typical properties
Y-TZP
MgPSZ
Property
Test Method
Izory®
Izory® SS
Izory® gold
LilaTM
Sintered
DARK
HIPed
Color
 
Ivory
Ivory
Yellow
Lilac
White
Tan
White
or
Grey
Chemistry (%)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZrO2 + HfO2 + MgO
 
99.5
99.5
99.5
99.5
 
 
 
Y2O3 + HfO2 + ZrO2
 
 
 
 
 
99.7
99.70
99.70
Al2O3
 
 
 
 
 
0.25
0.25
0.25
Other
 
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.05
0.05
0.05
Density (g/cc)
ISO 18754
5.72
5.80
5.72
5.80
6.07
6.08
6.08
Water Absorption
ASTM-373
Nil
Nil
Nil
Nil
Nil
Nil
Nil
Grain Size (μm)
ASTM E-112
70
70
70
70
0.50
0.35
0.35
Fracture Toughness KIC (MPam1/2)
ASTM C-1421 – Chevron Notch
10.1
10.1
10.1
10.1
5.2
5.2
5.2
Loop Abrasion (mm3)
ASTM G 174 (d)
0.150
0.150
0.150
0.150
0.070
0.060
0.060
Modulus of Elasticity MOE (GPa)
GrindoSonic, ASTM E1876-99
214
214
214
214
214
214
214
Modulus of Rupture 4pt MOR (MPa)
ASTM C-1161
575
625
575
625
1100
1650
1650
Hardness Vickers (HV 1)
ASTM C1327-08
1150
1250
1150
1250
1350
1600
1600
Poisson Ratio
GrindoSonic, ASTM E1876-99
0.31
0.31
0.31
0.31
0.32
0.32
0.32
Compressive Strength (MPa)
ASTM C773
1760
1760
1760
1760
2500
2580
2580
Thermal Conductivity RT (W/MoK)
ASTM C408
2.5
2.50
2.50
2.50
2.18
2.18
2.18
Coefficient of Thermal Exp. CTE (25-1000oC)
ASTM C372
10.2
10.2
10.2
10.2
10.7
10.7
10.7
Maximum Use Limit (oC)
No load
500
500
500
500
1500
1500
1500
ECC believes all statements and recommendations in its marketing literature to be reliable and accurate. The data provided should be used for comparison only. The typical values are not intended to be used as a specification and can vary by shape and/or production lot. Before using or purchasing the products and/or materials described, the buyer shall determine the suitability for their application. April 2014
Ceramic Properties Magnesia Partially-Stabilized Zirconia
Description
A Magnesia partially-stabilized Zirconia with exceptional transformation toughening properties. Contains 96,5% ZrO2 and HfO2 in combination with 3.5% MgO. Designed for applications requiring maximum strength.
Prime features
Very High Mechanical Strength
Excellent wear and abrasion resistance
Excellent corrosion resistance
High impact resistance and toughness
Good thermal shock resistance
Very low thermal conductivity
Typical Applications
Excellent for combating wear and corrosion in
valves, pumps and liners used in chemical
processing and refining environments.
Successfully used for a wide variety of tooling
used in metal forming and dry cell
battery production.
Specifications
Quality Assurance ISO 9002
MTC Production Capabilities
Sintered components
Precision ground components
Ceramic / Metal assemblies
Ceramic design assistance
Prototyping, batch and volume production
Physical properties
Color
 
White
Density g/cm3
200C
5.74
Flexural Strength (4 Point Bend) MPa
200C
725
Tensile Strength MPa
200C
450
Weibull Modulus
200C
>30
Compressive Strength MPa
200C
1990
Modulus of Elasticity GPa
200C
205
Poisson’s Ratio
200C
0.31
Hardness HV0.3 kg/mm2
200C
1120
Fracture Toughness MPa√m
200C
8-12
Average Grain Size μm
 
40
 
 
 
Electrical Resistivity ohm-cm x 103
200C
>108
 
5000C
33
 
6000C
5
 
9000C
0.1
 
 
 
Thermal Conductivity W/m-K
200C
3.08
 
4000C
2.44
 
8000C
2.26
 
 
 
Thermal Expansion Coefficient x10-6/0C
25-4000C
10.2
 
25-8000C
10.2
Specific Heat J/g-K
200C
0.47
Please note that all values quoted are based on test pieces and may vary according to component design. These values are not guaranteed in anyway whatsoever and should only be treated as indicative and for guidance only 02/07/2008