Advanced Ceramic Materials

Elan Technology’s Ceramic Material Properties

Elan Technology offers several varieties of steatite, alumina and zirconia advanced ceramic materials. Steatite ceramic is a magnesium silicate material used in insulators/enclosures for electrical components, and in appliance, aerospace and automotive applications. Alumina ceramics are advanced ceramic components used in a wide range of applications such as electronics, pump components and automotive sensors. Zirconia ceramics are commonly used in applications such as valves, bearings and filters.

Below are the ceramic material properties of the advanced materials that we offer. For additional information or specifications, please contact us. Our engineers can assist you with any application and provide support for material selection.

96% Alumina
102-04

Density: 3.72

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 353 (51)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 330

Common Uses:
Electric Insulator used in Electronics, Pump Components & Automotive Sensors

96% Alumina is the most widely used composition of alumina that Elan Technology offers.

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94% Alumina High CaO2
102-03

Density: 3.64

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 362 (52)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 300

Common Uses:
Electric Insulator used in Electronics, Pump Components & Automotive Sensors

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94% Alumina Low CaO
102-02

Density: 3.63

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 364 (53)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 290

Common Uses:
Electric Insulator used in Electronics, Pump Components & Automotive Sensors

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85% Alumina 14% SiO2
102-01

Density: 3.35

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 185 (27)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 245

Common Uses:
Electric Insulator used in Electronics, Pump Components & Automotive Sensors

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Steatite
101-01

Density: 2.75

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 178 (26)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 111

Common Uses:
Insulators/Enclosures for Electrical Components

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White Steatite
101-02

Density: 2.56

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 139 (29)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 97

Common Uses:
Insulators/Enclosures for Electrical Components

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Low Loss Steatite
101-03

Density: 2.91

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 152 (22)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 113

Common Uses:
Insulators/Enclosures for Electrical Components

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Cordierite
103-01

Density: 2.26-2.30

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 92 (13)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 220

Common Uses:
Appliances, Heating Element Supports, Refractory Supports (Ovens/Kilns) & Thermocouples

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Yttria Partially Stabilized Zirconia
104-01

Density: 6.02

Flexural Strength MPa (psi × 103): 976 (142)

Young’s Modulus GPa: 220

Common Uses:
Pump Components, Cutting Instruments, Valves, Bearings & Filters

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