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How to Machine Shapal M

How to Machine Shapal M Shapal M can be machined into high-precision components, but the process requires care and expertise. Shapal M, a technical ceramic that is chemically the compound aluminium nitride, has a special crystalline structure that enables its precision machining. The micro-structure makes the compound both hard and strong. The machining tool creates…

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Principles of Quartz Scientific Glass Blowing

Principles of Quartz Scientific Glass Blowing Quartz scientific glass blowing produces glass apparatus for research, industrial and government laboratories. Learn more here.             Specialist scientific glassware is produced by a highly skilled process of quartz scientific glass blowing. This differs from standard glass blowing in that the specialist blowers use…

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Machinable Glass Ceramics

Machinable Glass Ceramics Are Changing Printed Circuit Boards and replacing traditional glass fibre and epoxy laminates on circuit boards are being replaced by machinable glass ceramics, watch this space !   A traditional printed circuit board has a very familiar look. It looks thin and green and is made of a composite material of glass fibre…

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How Shapal M enables Micro Nuclear Magnetic Spectroscopy

How Shapal M enables Micro Nuclear Magnetic Spectroscopy Shapal M is an essential material for heat dissipation during magic angle coil spinning. Find out more here!   Shapal M is a type of machinable glass ceramic that is based on a translucent form of aluminium nitride. It has an extremely high thermal conductivity and a…

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High-Voltage Capacitor Applications for Macor

High-Voltage Capacitor Applications for Macor The use of Macor in new capacitor designs produces more compact industrial and medical electronic devices. Glass ceramics such as Macor have found numerous high-voltage and high-temperature applications, especially in the fabrication of capacitors in electronic devices for new medical and industrial applications.     A capacitor is the specific…

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Boron Nitride Becomes Useful for Many Applications

TITLE: Boron Nitride Becomes Useful for Many Applications Carbon is one of the world’s most special elements and appears in many forms. There are glittering diamonds, lubricating graphite and exotic fullerenes. It manages these many changes because the atoms bond to form all manner of combinations: pyramids and pentagons, squares, spheres and hexagons. Boron nitride…

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Quartz Glass Versus Acrylic Plastic in Spacecraft Windows

Quartz Glass Versus Acrylic Plastic in Spacecraft Windows Cheaper and lighter acrylics may replace quartz glass in spacecraft, but only if they are tough enough.           Windows in spacecraft are not just for looking through and photographing planet Earth and the stars in the universe. They are an important part of…

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Reasons for the High Thermal Conductivity of BNP 2

Reasons for the High Thermal Conductivity of BNP 2 The crystalline lattice structure and purity of BNP 2 enable its high thermal conductivity. Read on for Multi-Lab’s guide for more information. BNP machinable ceramic with the chemical formula aluminium nitride. Its outstanding property is that it remains stable within an inert atmosphere at temperatures of…

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Ultrasonics in Working Machinable Glass Ceramics

Ultrasonics in Working Machinable Glass Ceramics Ultrasonic-assisted techniques enhance surface finishes when cutting machinable glass ceramics. Read on for Multi-Lab’s guide for more information. Machinable glass ceramics Machinable glass ceramics find applications in difficult environments such as medicines and dentistry as well as aerospace and electronics because of their superior performance, compared with metals. These…

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Macor MGC Machinable Glass Ceramics from the Multi-Lab workshops

Application Options for Macor

Application Options for Macor Macor has a wide range of applications, from small workshops to the aerospace industry. Read on for Multi-Labs guide for more information.                 Ceramics pose a whole range of challenges as engineering materials. Anyone working in the manufacturing sector has to keep up with…

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