Injection Molding of Ceramics
An injection molding process used to fabricate ceramic flow path components for a turbine engine is described. Both Si3N4 and SiC are amenable to mold forming and subsequent reaction sintering. Fabrication equipment and technique are presented along with a discussion of major accomplishments and problems encountered during molding technology development at Ford.
KeywordsInjection Molding Cavity Pressure Injection Molding Process Zinc Stearate Fabrication Equipment
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