Tool grades


There are basically two types of ceramics. The traditional ceramics, also known as old ceramics, such as glass, pottery and chinaware, and new ceramics, also know as fine ceramics, that posses high heat and corrosion resistance properties. As a cutting tool material, new ceramics such as alumina (Al2O3, silicon nitride (Si3N4), sialon (SiAlON) and silicon carbide (SiC) are the most commonly used.


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Microstructure of ceramics