Friction

US Electrofused Minerals offers a wide range of products in various particle shapes, particle sizes and density to meet all of your requirements.

Products for the Friction market include:

Brown Fused Alumina

BTUS

Crushed and sized in the USA. Due to its high toughness, BTUS is recommended for use in brake pads and other friction applications

BT - R

Due to its high toughness, is recommended for friction applications.

BTCAL - R

BTCAL is heat treated in a rotary kiln at high temperatures and magnetic treated. These procedures guarantee low iron content and high toughness.

MAXCAL - R (Low Titania BFA)

MAXCAL is a special brown fused aluminum oxide developed for high performance abrasive products. MAXCAL is low titania content product, heat treated in a rotary kiln at high temperatures and magnetic treated. These procedures guarantee low iron content and excellent grit stability.

ALOMAX - R (Semi-Friable BFA)

ALOMAX is a semi friable brown fused aluminum oxide that presents good toughness and excellent abrasion properties.

SFAR- R (Semi-Friable BFA)

SFAR is a semi-friable brown fused aluminum oxide. In order to improve its quality, this material is calcined and presents low dust content.

SFARBF- R (Semi-Friable BFA)

SFARBF is a semi-friable brown fused aluminum oxide. SFARBF is heat treated in high temperatures and these procedures guarantee stress relief and high toughness.

TB - R (Friable BFA)

TB is a friable brown fused aluminum oxide. TB presents an excellent cost/benefit relation.

White Fused Alumina

AL

AL, a white fused aluminum oxide, presents high purity and high capacity of edge reposition. AL is recommended for brake pads and other friction applications where contamination is an issue to be considered.

Silicon Carbide

ELECTROCARB® Black Silicon Carbide

Abrasive-Grade Black Silicon Carbide ideal for use in brake pads and other friction applications.

Green Silicon Carbide

High-Purity Green Silicon Carbide ideal for use in brake pads and other friction applications.

Magnesia Chromite Spinel

MCE

MCE is a tough product with excellent properties for the friction market. The fusion process guarantees combined trivalent chromium, which is essential for environmental questions.