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Reaction-Bonded Silicon-Carbide Cast Ceramic

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Features & Benefits

Wear-Con WC88R Reaction-Bonded Silicon Carbide Cast Ceramic offers good abrasion, corrosion, and high-temp resistance, making it ideal for wear components such as screws, plates, and liners.


Wear-Con WC88R can be installed with epoxy or cast with weldable inserts.

Technical Specifications

Wear-Con WC88R is lightweight and stiff with excellent thermal stability.

Young's ModulusGPa400

Property WC88R
Density kg/m³ 3040
Apparent Porosity % 0
Bend Strength MPa 390
Hardness HV 2500
Coeff. of Thermal Expansion 10x10-6/°F (10x10-6/°C) 2.4 (4.3)
Thermal Conductivity W/m°K 145
Maximum Service Temperature °F (°C) 2507 (1375)


Wear-Con WC88R components can be formed into complex shapes and still meet exacting tolerances, due to the negligible volume change after the silicon reaction bonding process.

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