Products Turbine rotor
This rotor for gas turbines is made of silicon nitride and net-shaped by hot isostatic pressing (HIP).

Ceramic turbins are used where high temperature, wear, corrosion, and mechanical resistance are required (e.g. for vehicular propulsion and electric power generation).
Category Technical, Mechanics
Materials Silicon nitride
Processes Hot isostatic pressing - HIP
References ABB Cerama AB
Keywords Ceramics
Mechanics
High temperature
Wear resistance
Corrosion resistance
Mechanical resistance
Net-shape
Complex shape
Photo ABB Cerama AB
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