Silicate Ceramics for Measurement Technology and Precision Engineering

Leading the Way in Precision Measurement with Silicate Technology

The accuracy of measurement results essentially depends on the thermal stability of guide elements and moving components. CeramTec components made of silicate ceramics satisfy all of the key demands with regard to tolerance, rigidity and thermal expansion.

Silicate Ceramics for Measurement Technology and Precision Engineering

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Components for Measuring Technology/Precision Engineering

  • High-precision housings and guide elements:
    • Sockets/bases
    • Sensing arms
    • Holders for measuring probes
    • Guide rails
    • Spindle sleeves
  • Support elements (spacers for high-temperature applications)

Silicate Ceramics for Measurement Technology and Precision EngineeringToday’s measuring and precision instruments must be able to deliver accurate and reproducible results even in demanding production environments. With the increasing integration of measuring and precision technology into the production line, these products are exposed to critical temperature and air humidity fluctuations. Therefore, the accuracy of the resulting measurements essentially depends on the thermal stability of guide elements and moving components.

Silicate Ceramics for Measurement Technology and Precision Engineering CeramTec’s specialized silicate ceramic materials for precision engineering and measuring systems are ideally suited to meet specific customer needs while providing impressive value. Components made of silicate ceramics satisfy all of the key demands with regard to tolerance, rigidity and thermal expansion and are marked by their extremely low thermal expansion and constant expansion behavior along with their high rigidity.

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