Propulsion & Controls
Ceramic Components for Propulsion & Controls
Today's aerospace technologies are demanding higher performance in the materials used inside the engines, flight controls, and fluid controls. Traditional metals used in these systems often cannot withstand the extreme conditions. This is where advanced ceramic materials are needed.
CoorsTek engineered technical ceramic components provide the mission-critical reliability needed for aerospace propulsion and control systems.
CoorsTek technical ceramics deliver the high-performance properties needed for the most demanding requirements in aircraft engines and advanced propulsion systems including:
- Cerbec® balls and bearings use the thermal strength and endurance of CoorsTek silicon nitride materials
- Ceramic igniters, bushings, and wear components
- Ceramic tubes & rods are used in investment casting to form vanes on aircraft turbine engines.
High-Performance Ceramic Tubes & Rods
CoorsTek offers a wide variety of tubes and rods manufactured from high-performance technical ceramic materials, including alumina, zirconia, and silicon carbide. Enhance performance and product life by using the material best suited to your application. CoorsTek materials professionals will help you choose the best material for your application. More...