XiLEC® 9 RT

Range
Fused cast
Subtitle

Void-free electrofused zirconia with improved high electrical resistivity

Description

Excellent corrosion resistance and glass contact properties combined with a very high and stable electrical resistivity while providing the lowest potential for seed and blister formation.

Chemical and physical properties

Microstructure

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Microstructure of XILEC 9 RT

Typical chemical composition

 
 

Typical crystallographic analysis

 
 

Physical characteristics

Description International standards British standards
Refractoriness under load of 2 105 Pa 1,750°C 3,182°F
Cold crushing strength >400Mpa >58,015psi
Electrical resistivity at 60Hz at 1,500°C >600ohms.cm >236ohms.inch
Electrical resistivity at 60Hz at 1,600°C >350ohms.cm >138ohms.inch
Typical bulk density 5.1g/cm3 318pcf

Thermal conductivity curve

Thermal conductivity curve fused cast XiLEC® 9 RT

Typical application

XiLEC® 9 RT is used glass-contact. Achieve a very high and stable electrical resistivity while providing low blister and stoning potential.

Typically used for electrode blocks, paving and sidewall for electric melting of specialty glasses.

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