Ceramic, Silicon Nitride, Whiskered Ceramic, SiAlon

NS3000 and NS3600

NS3000 is our whisker reinforced ceramic used mainly for machining alloy materials. Commonly called “green ceramic” it has proved to be an extremely competitive replacement for other whiskered ceramics. Ask about our coated options for even better tool life.


SiAlon (Our premium SiAlon material), also commonly called “brown ceramic,” has had major success in field testing.

Additionally we have a full line of ceramic inserts, including both hot and cold pressed aluminum oxide based grades.

We can also provide ceramic tipped inserts. With our competitive pricing and ability to hold tight tolerances these have been a huge success with our customers. Get in contact with us today to find out more.


Don’t Forget

Maximize your tooling budget by utilizing regrinding and downsizing for major cost savings.