Risk aversion plunged on the positive news of the Russia-Ukraine talks. After several days of rising oil prices, the price of precious metals continued to fall. Domestic futures markets remain stable for the time being.
Back in international markets, WTI crude futures briefly dipped below $100 a barrel, while Brent crude hit its lowest intraday level in nearly two weeks. Spot gold briefly fell below $1,900 an ounce. Comex gold futures closed down 1.1 percent at $1,918.4 an ounce. Comex silver futures closed down 1.14 percent at $24.91 an ounce. "Recently, crude oil prices have been extremely sensitive to changes in geopolitical news." Traders believe that the current oil price is still in the broad impact, Ukraine will still be a premium in the case, although the market further decline, but should not be too pessimistic, it is recommended to wait and see for the time being. The Ukrainian premium is still there and there will be some volatility in the Titanium Diboride market.
About Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder:
Titanium diboride powder is gray or gray-black and has a hexagonal (AlB2) crystal structure. Its melting point is 2980°C and it has high hardness. The anti-oxidation temperature of titanium diboride in the air can reach 1000℃, and it is stable in HCl and HF acid. Titanium diboride is mainly used to prepare composite ceramic products. Because of its resistance to molten metal corrosion, it can be used in the manufacture of molten metal crucibles and electrolytic cell electrodes.
Titanium diboride (TiB2) is an extremely hard ceramic with excellent mutation, oxidation stability and wear resistance. Titanium diboride (TiB2) is an extremely hard ceramic used, for example, in special ballistic armor applications. In addition, unlike most ceramic components, it is conductive. It is also a reasonable electrical conductor, so it can use the conduit material in aluminum smelting and can be formed by electrical discharge machining.
Titanium diboride (TiB2) is a ceramic material with high strength and hardness, and its melting point, hardness, strength-to-density ratio and wear resistance are relatively high. However, the current use of this material is probably only in the anti-evolving important application is the use of TiB2 waveguides in the electrochemical reduction of alumina to aluminum metal. If electrical discharge machining of TiB 2 is performed, other applications may develop rapidly. Can be perfected. The wide application of this material may be restricted by economic factors, especially the cost of densifying high melting point materials and the reduction in material performance changes. Feel free to send an inquiry to get the latest price if you would like to buy Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powderin bulk.
Feature of TiB2 Titanium Diboride Powder:
Titanium diboride powder is gray or gray-black and has a hexagonal (AlB2) crystal structure. Its melting point is 2980°C and it has high hardness. The anti-oxidation temperature of titanium diboride in air can reach 1000℃, and it is stable in HCl and HF acid. Titanium diboride is mainly used to prepare composite ceramic products. Because it can resist the corrosion of molten metal, it can be used in the manufacture of molten metal crucibles and electrolytic cell electrodes.
Double anti-static packing
Performance of Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder:
1. High melting point
2. High hardness
3. Wear resistance
4. Resistant to acids
5. Excellent conductivity
6. High thermal conductivity
How is Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder produced?
Titanium Diboride TiB2 is the most stable of several titanium boron compounds. This material does not appear in nature, but it can be synthesized by carbothermal reduction of TiO2 and B2O3. Like most other covalently bonded materials, TiB2 is resistant to sintering and is usually compacted by hot pressing or hot isostatic pressing. Pressureless sintering of TiB2 can achieve high density but requires liquid sintering aids such as iron, chromium and carbon.
TiB2 does not naturally exist on the earth. Titanium diboride powder can be prepared by various high-temperature methods, such as direct reaction to prepare titanium or its oxide/hydride. When elemental boron exceeds 1000°C, carbothermal reduction by thermite reaction has been developed in various synthesis pathways. Electrochemical synthesis and solid-state reaction were used to prepare more refined titanium diboride in large quantities.
Technical Parameter of TiB2 Titanium Diboride Powder :
|Test Result (%)||Balance||31||0.45||0.009||0.19||0.01||0.02|
Application of Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder:
Titanium Diboride (TiB2) is a hard material with high strength and high wear resistance at elevated temperatures. The high density, combined with the high elastic modulus and high compressive strength, has to lead to its use in armor components.
It is unaffected by most chemical reagents and has excellent stability and wettability in liquid metals such as zinc and aluminum. This, along with its high electric conductivity, has led to its use in Hall- Héroult cells for aluminum production. It is also used as crucibles for molten metals.Due to its high hardness, extremely high melting point and chemical inertness, TiB2 is a candidate material for many applications.
The combination of high hardness and medium strength makes it attractive for ballistic armor, but its relatively high density and difficulty in forming shaped parts make it less attractive than some other ceramics.
The chemical inertness and good conductivity of TiB2 have made it used as a cathode in Hall-Heroult batteries used for primary aluminum smelting. It can also be used as a crucible and metal evaporation boat for processing molten metal.
High hardness, medium strength and good wear resistance make titanium diboride a candidate material for sealing parts, wearing parts and composite materials with other materials and cutting tools.
Used in combination with other major oxide ceramics, TiB2 is used to form composite materials, where the presence of the material helps increase the strength and fracture toughness of the matrix.
Potential applications of TiB2
The current uses of TiB2 are almost limited to special applications in the fields of impact-resistant armor, cutting tools, crucibles, neutron absorbers and wear-resistant coatings.
TiB2 is widely used as a vaporizer for vaporizing aluminum. For the aluminum industry, it is a selective material that can be used as an inoculant for grain refinement when casting aluminum alloys because of its implantability, low solubility in molten aluminum and good electrical conductivity.
TiB2 films can be used to provide wear and corrosion resistance to inexpensive and/or strong substrates.
Storage Condition of Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder :
Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder dispersion performance and using effects, therefore, titanium diboride TiB2 powder should be sealed in vacuum packing and stored in cool and dry room, the titanium diboride TiB2 powder can not be exposure to air. In addition, the TiB2 powder should be avoided under stress.
Packing & Shipping of Titanium Diboride TiB2 Powder :
We have many different kinds of packing which depends on the titanium diboride TiB2 powder quantity.
Titanium diboride TiB2 powder packing: vacuum packing, 100g, 500g or 1kg/bag, 25kg/barrel, or as your request.
Titanium diboride TiB2 powder shipping: could be shipped out by sea , by air, by express as soon as possible once payment receipt.
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Titanium Boride Properties
|Other Names||TiB2, TiB2 powder, titanium boride powder|
|Melting Point||2980 °C|
|Solubility in H2O||N/A|
|Thermal Expansion Coefficient||8.1×10-6m/m.k|
|Exact Mass||69.96656 Da|
Titanium Boride Health & Safety Information
Because of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, there is a shortage of natural gas supply. At the same time, other renewable energy sources cannot produce enough electricity, so electricity prices have soared in many countries of the world. For this reason, I assume the supply and prices of the Titanium Diboride would keep being influenced by the high energy prices.
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