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Category Archives: 2014 – Our Work In Focus

Technical Ceramic Design

Technical Ceramic Design & Machining and beyond … As you would expect from such a high-tech machining operation as that at Precision Ceramics Headquarters in Central Birmingham, UK, the traditional manufacturing processes of … Milling – a cutting process that uses a milling cutter to remove material from the surface of a raw ceramic piece. The milling… Continue Reading

Macor – A Unique Material

Macor® – A unique machinable glass ceramic, engineered to perfection … Macor® machinable glass ceramic has long been recognized worldwide as a major technical innovation. It is the perfect technical solution for a wide range of applications in an equally wide field of industries. As the UK’s principal distributor for over 20 years, Precision Ceramics… Continue Reading

Ultra-Pure Shapal Hi-M Soft

Shapal Hi-M Soft – High performance, ultra-pureand easily machinable … As one of Europe’s most trusted and long serving distributors, there are few organisations who know more about Shapal Hi-M Soft than Precision Ceramics. And so trusted is the company’s relationship with the Tokyo-based Tokuyama Corporation, the manufacturers of Shapal, that Precision Ceramics USA Inc… Continue Reading

Zirconia – The Ceramic Steel

High Strength Zirconia -The Ceramic Steel … Unlike traditional ceramics that tend to be hard and brittle, Zirconia has high strength, wear resistance and a flexibility far beyond those of most other technical ceramics. Zirconia also has excellent corrosion and chemical resistance without the characteristic technical ceramic property of absolute brittleness. It has the highest… Continue Reading

Major Investment

Major Investment by Precision Ceramics Brings With It Customer Rewards … The majority of technical ceramics are hard and brittle which makes complex machining a particularly difficult task. Even for the most experienced in this field, an in-depth material knowledge coupled with a sound understanding of manufacturing design and machining tools is essential to ensure the… Continue Reading

The Wheels Keep Turning

Silicon Nitride Keeps The Wheels Turning … Silicon Nitride, just like its close family relation silicon carbide, is one of the toughest technical ceramics available. Over the years it has been successfully used in a wide and interesting field of applications ranging from automotive engine components to roller bearings for the most exclusive skateboards (right).… Continue Reading

A Night On The Tyres

A Night On The Tyres – PC Sales Manager Takes To The Open Road On A Completely Different Mission … With huge media attention being focused on the early British stages of this year’s Tour de France, one of our nation’s very-much-less-publicised cycling events – The Dunwich Dynamo – has paled even further into insignificance. But… Continue Reading

At One With Macor

Precision Ceramics & Corning At One With Macor -The Genuine Machinable Glass Ceramic … For over 30 years, Precision Ceramics has been the principal UK Distributor for Macor, the genuine machinable glass ceramic. As probably the most important and versatile material in the company’s broad portfolio of technical ceramics, Precision Ceramics have been almost completely responsible… Continue Reading

New Heights For PC Manager

Precision Ceramics Manager Reaches New Heights … There’s nothing quite as daunting as climbing one of the world’s highest mountains as a test of one’s personal endurance but for Jasper Curry, Precision Ceramics’ latest management recruit, the challenge has already been successfully met. Mount Kilimanjaro – with its three volcanic cones, Kibo, Mawenzi and Shira –… Continue Reading

Baltimore Here We Come

Baltimore Here We Come – Precision Ceramics at AVS 2014 … Having now successfully participated at the 2014 FlAVS/FSM Joint Symposium at the University of Central Florida in Orlando in March and exhibited at Hannover Messe in April, Precision Ceramics will make a final appearance on the 2014 international exhibition circuit at the annual AVS… Continue Reading

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