Multi-Lab Group Update

  22nd March 2017 Since the taking over as Group Managing Director in December 2016 Mr Paul Jackman has been looking at all departments to ensure they run smoothly and give the best possible service, with efficient turnarounds to our customers. In with doing this Jules Blain had been offered a new role within the sale team promoting and sourcing…

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PBN Pyrolytic Boron Nitride

PBN A brief introduction to PBN Pyrolytic Boron Nitride PBN as it is commonly referred to stands for Pyrolytic Boron Nitride and is produced by a process call CVD Chemical Vapour Deposition which in turn give excellent thermal stability, intrinsic purity and much greater mechanical strength over that of other Boron Nitride grades with extremely…

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Machinable Aluminium Nitride

Machinable Aluminium Nitride Machinable AlN Aluminium Nitride comes in 2 common forms, probably the best known is Shapal M soft, (which is far from soft as it happens) and BNP2, both of which are readily available here at Multi-Lab ltd as either fully machined parts (bespoke manufactured) or in blanks for use in your own…

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Macor M-G-C Machinable Glass Ceramic

The most common form of Machinable Glass Ceramic is known as Macor a trademark developed by Corning Inc, however, there are other manufactures offering almost  identical versions, but at a far more attractive price ! so it will pay to understand fully exactly what properties are important to your particular application ?     MGC…

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Zirconia

ZrO2 Zirconium Oxide, more commonly referred to as simply Zirconia, has many fantastic qualities ……………………..     It can be polished to very fine levels due to its tiny grain structure, also dependent on grade.             Certain grades also have incredible resistance to wear, far in excess to that of…

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Changes at the top of the Multi-Lab group

We would like to make the following announcement with effect from January 1st 2017 Our current Managing Director & company founder Mr Ron Jackman is moving to the position of group Chairman  and is handing over the role of MD  to his son Paul Jackman who will undertake the day to day running of the…

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Scientific Quartz glassware

Scientific Quartz glassware covers many industry and business sectors, Since its foundation in 1984 by Mr Ron Jackman snr MD and his wife Mrs Audrey Jackman FD, joined by their son Mr Paul Jackman in 1988 as Production Director, Multi-Lab ltd have been supplying Scientific quartz glassware around the world, but in particular, to Universities…

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Cordierite Refractory Ceramic

Cordierite Refractory Ceramic   Cordierite refractory ceramic is a magnesium alumina silicate with chemical formula Mg2Al4Si5O18.   It is widely used across many industry sectors such as Kiln furniture ie, Batts, Shelves, props, supports, plate setters etc, Burner nozzles and expansion bars for thermostats. Industrial heater cores are another very popular use.   Cordierite is…

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Quartz Scientific Glassware

The term Quartz Scientific Glassware  covers a vast multitude of products and industry sectors, here is just one little taste of this very interesting industrial sector. Way back in 1997 Multi-Lab was approached and asked to manufacture some very interesting )and technically testing to our very experienced team of glassblowers !) Scientific quartz glassware  !!…

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Cordierite refractory ceramic

Cordierite refractory ceramic is a magnesium alumina silicate with chemical formula  Mg2Al4Si5O18 .      And is widely used across many industry sectors such as ………………………………………….. Kiln furniture ie, Batts, Shelves, props, supports, plate setters etc, Burner nozzles and expansion bars for thermostats. Industrial heater cores are another very popular use.   Cordierite is usually selected…

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