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Specialty Graphite

ABL produce specialty graphite products using some of the world’s finest raw materials and production techniques. This coupled with machining, testing, packing and distribution from our dedicated global facilities, ensures our product and service remains consistent, cost effective and reliable.

ABL specialty graphite products are produced according to exacting standards authorized and monitored by our personnel. ABL supply some of the world’s leading graphite component manufacturers with a high quality range of blocks / rounds and shapes.

ABL can supply bulk graphite products to carbon/graphite producers and fully machined components for end application customers.


a-Extruded graphite:

ABL Series graphite offers a product with good electrical, mechanical and thermal properties, typically utilized in the following applications;

▪ Melting / Sintering Molds (Hot Metal)

▪ Heaters

▪ Heat Shields

▪ Vacuum Furnace

▪ Other

Grade

Grain Size

(mm)

Bulk Density

(G/CM3)

(min)

Resistivity

(μ.Ω.m)

(max)

Flexural

Strength (MPa)

(min)

Compressive

Strength (MPa)

(min)

Ash (%)

(max)

ABLEG1

0.8

1.78

7.0

19

47

0.3

ABLEG2

0.8

1.72

8.0

18

45

0.3

ABLEG3

2.0

1.72

8.0

17

44

0.3

ABLEG4

0.8

1.60

8.0

12

32

0.3

ABLEG5

2.0

1.60

8.5

11

30

0.3

**Please note: Other products can be produced to order, please contact us for further information.


Rounds:

Physical Specifications

Grade

Grain Size

(mm)

Bulk Density

(G/CM3)

(min)

Resistivity

(μ.Ω.m)

(max)

Flexural

Strength (MPa)

(min)

Compressive

Strength (MPa)

(min)

CTE

(× 10¯6/°C)

(max)

Ash (%)

(max)

ABLR1

0.8

1.72

8.5

13.5

30

2.5

0.3

ABLR 2

0.8

2.00

8.5

13.0

28

2.5

0.3

ABLR 3

2.0

2.00

9.0

7.9

21

2.5

0.3

ABLR 4

0.8

4.00

10.0

7.5

20

2.5

0.3

**Please note: Other products can be produced to order, please contact us for further information.


Round Dimensions

Diameter (mm / inch)

Length (mm / inch)

560 (22″)

420 (16.5″)

650 (26″)

400 (16″)

660 (26″)

630 (25″)

720 (28″)

630 (25″)

765 (30″)

525 (20″)

820 (32″)

630 (25″)

850 (33.5″)

400 (16″)

1105 (43.5″)

584 (23″)

1100 (43.5″)

525 (22″)

1120 (44″)

400 (16″)

1120 (44″)

584 (23″)

1232 (48.5″)

584 (23″)

1245 (49″)

380 (15″)

1270 (50″)

380 (15″)


Blocks:

Physical Specifications

Grade

Grain Size

(mm)

Bulk Density

(G/CM3)

(min)

Resistivity

(μ.Ω.m)

(max)

Flexural

Strength (MPa)

(min)

Compressive

Strength (MPa)

(min)

CTE

(× 10¯6/°C)

(max)

Ash (%)

(max)

ABLB1

0.8

1.72

8.5

13.5

30

2.5

0.3

ABLB 2

2.0

1.71

8.5

13.0

28

2.5

0.3

ABLB 3

2.0

1.60

9.0

7.9

21

2.3

0.3

ABLB 4

4.0

1.58

10.0

7.5

20

2.3

0.3

**Please note: Other products can be produced to order, please contact us for further information.


Block Dimensions

Width (mm / inch)

Height (mm / inch)

Length (mm / inch)

400 (16″)

400 (16″)

1700 – 2000 (68″ – 80″)

500 (20″)

500 (20″)

1800 – 2000 (72″ – 80″)

550 (22″)

550 (22″)

1800 – 2000 (72″ – 80″)


b-Isostactic Graphite:

ABL Series graphite offers a product with high density, strength and purity combined with good electrical properties typically utilized in the following applications;

▪ Aerospace Parts

▪ Composite Tooling

▪ Continuous Casting Dies

▪ Graphite Molds

▪ Semi-conductors

▪ EDM

▪ Precious Metals

Physical Specifications

Grade

Grain Size

(μm)

Bulk Density

(G/CM3)

(min)

Resistivity

(μ.Ω.m)

(max)

Flexural

Strength (MPa)

(min)

Compressive

Strength (MPa)

(min)

CTE

(× 10¯6/°C)

(max)

Shore Hardness

(min)

Ash (%)

(max)

ABLIG1

40

1.84

≤13

39

75

3.7

50

500 – 1000

ABLIG2

25

1.85

≤13

40

80

4.5

55

500 – 1000

ABLIG3

25

1.80

≤13

37

75

4.4

50

500 – 1000

ABLIG4

25

1.75

≤15

25

55

4.0

50

500 – 1000

ABLIG5

25

1.70

≤15

25

45

3.8

45

500 – 1000

**Please note: Other products can be produced to order, please contact us for further information.


Round Dimensions

Diameter (mm / inch)

Length (mm / inch)

400 (16″)

450 (18″)

450 (18″)

450 (18″)

480 (19″)

450 (18″)

520 (20″)

350 (14″)

520 (20″)

600 (24″)

560 (22″)

430 (17″)

590 (23″)

600 (24″)

650 (26″)

640 (25″)

700 (28″)

640 (25″)


Block Dimensions

Width (mm / inch)

Height (mm / inch)

Length (mm / inch)

400 (16″)

400 (16″)

400 (16″)

400 (16″)

400 (16″)

500 (20″)

400 (16″)

400 (16″)

600 (24″)

1000 (40″)

500 (20″)

300 (12″)

1200 (48″)

600 (24″)

600 (24″)


Packaging:

All ABL products are packed in a manner, which ensures complete customer satisfaction. Our packaging is designed to withstand the necessary handling, movement and storage involved in getting our carbon and graphite products to our varied customer locations around the globe.

Should you have a specific packaging requirement we can of course endeavor to cater for your requirements.