Tokuyama AlN Powders

Precision Ceramics USA are pleased to announce that it has been selected as the Distributor of Tokuyama’s ALN range of powders in North America. The successful development of Tokuyama’s Shapal Hi-M Soft machinable ALN/BN composite in America has led to the choice of...

New Manufacturing Facility

New Manufacturing Facility

Precision Ceramics USA is excited to announce that we will be moving to a new location at the end of April. Our new facility will be fitted with the latest ceramic manufacturing and machining equipment, allowing us to provide improved response time and efficiency of...

PC USA Attends Ceramics Expo in Cleveland

We’re excited to announce that Precision Ceramics USA will be attending the 2016 Ceramics Expo in Cleveland, Ohio April 26 – 28th. If you’re in the area, stop by booth 116 and say hello. We’ll have our technical staff as well as...

Boron Nitride uses in Hall Effect/Ion Thrusters

[separator headline=”h2″ title=”Hall Effect Thrusters and the Telecommunications Space Race”] In the early 2000s as the internet started up the exponential growth curve, much consideration was given to constellations of satellites providing...

Seven Advantages of Boron Nitride Nozzles

Hexagonal Boron Nitride (hBN) is a unique material that has a wide range of industrial applications. One common uses of this material is high-temperature nozzles in molten metal applications. Non-clogging – Most molten metals do not wet hBN, resulting in nozzles...

New Interactive Material Charts

We are please to introduce our new tool to help people better understand the properties of different types of technical ceramics. Many people come to us asking for help selecting the right material because it can be difficult to understand how ceramics compare to each...

Precision Ceramics Featured in Production Engineering Solutions

Precision Ceramics Featured in Production Engineering Solutions

  Precision Ceramics has been featured in the October 2015 issue of Production Engineering Solutions. The article highlights our 179 year history and discusses how we turned into a world leader in custom ceramic manufacturing. To learn more about our history read...

Aluminum Nitride Alternative – Shapal

Aluminum Nitride is a highly desirable material in specific applications where high thermal conductivity, electrical insulation, and/or mechanical strength is required.  However, it can be very costly to produce small quantities of custom parts due to the extensive...

Precision Ceramics Attends AVS Show

Precision Ceramics will be attending the American Vacuum Society (AVS) International Symposium and Exhibition from November 9 – 14. The AVS International Symposium and Exhibition addresses cutting-edge issues associated with materials, processing, and interfaces...

Ceramic Prototyping with Macor

Ceramic Prototyping with Macor

The Difficulties of Prototyping with Ceramics How long does it take you to prototype a new idea or concept?  You need a precision coil-former; a high-voltage insulator that is immune to arcing; spacers, cavities or reflectors in laser assemblies.  Metal parts just...