Chapter 2.2. Honeycombs

  1. Dr. Michael Scheffler2 and
  2. Prof. Ing. Paolo Colombo3
  1. John Wight

Published Online: 24 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606696.ch2b

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Wight, J. (2005) Honeycombs, in Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications (eds M. Scheffler and P. Colombo), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606696.ch2b

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 418 Roberts Hall, Box 352120, Seattle, WA 98195-2120, USA

  2. 3

    Dipartimento di Chimica Applicata, e Scienza dei Materiali, Università di Bologna, V. le Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy

Author Information

  1. Corning Inc., SP-DV-01-09 Corning Inc., Corning, NY 14831, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAR 2006
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527313204

Online ISBN: 9783527606696

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Keywords:

  • cellular ceramics;
  • manufacturing;
  • honeycombs;
  • forming honeycomb geometry;
  • composition;
  • thermal processing;
  • post-extrusion forming

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Forming the Honeycomb Geometry

    • Background

    • Honeycomb Extrusion Die

    • Nonextrusion Fabrication Processes

  • Composition

    • Paste

    • Mixing

    • The Binder

  • Thermal Processing

    • Diffusion: Drying and Debinding

    • Melt Manipulation

    • Sinter Shrinkage Manipulation

  • Post-Extrusion Forming

    • Reduction Extrusion

    • Hot Draw Reduction

  • Summary