Technical ceramics for metallurgical processes
Long service life with low maintenance
Components from Schunk Technical Ceramics are available in various ceramic material grades and score high on temperature resistance, thermal shock resistance, and low wettability by numerous metals.
Technical ceramics in metallurgy
Ceramic solutions from Schunk Technical Ceramics
In order to meet the special requirements in metallurgical processes such as continuous casting or melting of precious metals, our crucibles, annealing dishes and tubes have an optimized design. Whether made of aluminum or zirconium oxide, NSiC or RBSiC - crucibles, protective, slotted or multi-hole tubes - products from Schunk Technical Ceramics are always a good choice. In addition, our customers benefit from expert as well as constructive design and comprehensive technical advice, which includes application-specific solutions in questions of design, composition and manufacturing precision.
Advantages of technical ceramics for metallurgy:
- Use up to 1800 °C
- Thermal shock resistance
- minimized wetting by the melt
- erosion resistance
- wear resistance