Boron Carbide Bulletproof Plate

Edgetech Industries, Advanced Ceramics Division supplies high-quality and competitive price advanced Boron Carbide Bulletproof Plate.

SKU: BC-BP

Boron Carbide Bulletproof Plate

 

Boron carbide is an extremely hard boron-carbon ceramic. Boron carbide has a Mohs hardness of about 9.49, which is the third highest hardness material after diamond and cubic boron nitride. As of 2015, boron carbide is the third hardest substance known, after diamond and cubic boron nitride, earning it the nickname “black diamond”. Boron carbide is used as bulletproof plate.

 

Boron Carbide Bulletproof Plate Properties

 

Compound FormulaB4C
Molecular Weight55.26
AppearanceBlack
Melting Point2445℃
Density2.1 to 2.7 g/cm3
Electrical Resistivity0 to 11 10x Ω-m
Poisson’s Ratio0.17-0.18
Specific Heat950 J/kg-K
Tensile Strength350 MPa (Ultimate)
Thermal Conductivity31 to 90 W/m-K
Thermal Expansion4.5 to 5.6 µm/m-K

 

Boron Carbide Bulletproof Plate Sizes

 

MaterialSize
Boron Carbide250mm×300mm (standard)
280*360mm
300*350mm
350*400mm
600*600mm
800*800mm
custom size

 

Packing of boron carbide

 

Our Boron Carbide Bulletproof Plate is carefully handled to minimize damage during storage and transportation and to preserve the quality of our products in their original condition.

 

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