SicoNide is a Silicon Nitride (Si3N4) powder with a broad particle size distribution and tailored surface area that allows for easy processing and sintering of ceramic components. Vesta offers SicoNide in two different purity levels and three different surface area values. In addition, Vesta offers powder grades customized - our clients specifications of purity, surface area and particle size. Applications of SicoNide range from ceramic bearings and cutting tools - wear products in the nuclear industry.
Synthesis of silicon nitride by direct nitridation of silicon
High (alpha) phase content ->94%
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