ER 1681® RN

Range
Fused cast
Subtitle

Regular cast, electrofused AZS (alumina-zirconia-silica) with 32% zirconia

Description

Good castability AZS enabling complex and varied shapes and sizes

Chemical and physical properties

Microstructure

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Microstructure of ER 1681

Typical chemical composition

 
 

Typical crystallographic analysis

 
 

Physical characteristics

Description International standards British standards
Refractoriness under load of 2.105 Pa (2kg/cm²) 1,700°C 3,092°F
Cold crushing strength 300Mpa 43,511psi
Typical bulk density 3.5g/cm3 218pcf
True specific gravity 3.84g/cm3 240pcf

Typical application

ER 1681 RN is used in a very large range of applications:

  • superstructures, including crowns
  • glass-contact working end and feeders for sodalime and insulation glass fiber

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Sintered

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