January 5, 2016

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 other. Following our mission to make ceramics more accessible and understandable, […]
December 1, 2015
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 the full article here. Having worked for the likes of BAE Systems, Rolls Royce, […]
November 11, 2014

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 manufacturing process, setup, and tooling costs.   [separator headline=”h2″ title=”Aluminum Nitride Alternative – Shapal Hi-M Soft Machinable AlN”] Shapal […]
November 3, 2014

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 in both the research and manufacturing communities. The equipment exhibition is one of the largest in the world and provides an excellent opportunity […]
October 3, 2014
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 won’t do the job – they conduct electricity; they conduct heat; they’re just not […]