Extrusion of alumina fibre using sol-gel precursor
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Alumina fibres were prepared by extrusion using boehmite sol as binder. The microstructure and mechanical properties of the fibres were studied. The fibres sintered at 1400 ºC have relatively dense microstructure and the highest strength.
KeywordsBoehmite Ethyl Cellulose Alumina Powder Organic Binder Ceramic Fibre
The authors are thankful to the Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Government of India for financial support to this work.
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