£0.00View All
(0) Shopping Cart
Currency
FORTHCOMING EVENTS

   

The 'Virtual'

Festival of Geology 2020

Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th November 2020

Save the dates!​​​​​​​

  

​​​​​​​

SILICON CARBIDE CRYSTALS (ARTIFICIAL)

« back
Home > BOOKS AND MISCELLANEA > MODELS, MICROSCOPES, HAND LENSES, DVDs, ANTIQUES AND UNUSUAL ITEMS

 
SILICON CARBIDE CRYSTALS
 
Crystals of silicon carbide (also known as carborundum) (grown artificially)

 
Silicon carbide is a compound of silicon and carbon and more commonly known as
carborundum.  It very rarely occurs in nature but it is artificially produced for various industrial uses such as carborundum powder for abrasives.
 
Caution: Silicon carbide crystals have sharp edges and must be handled with care.

Click on a picture for a larger image.


Size: 9.5 x 6.5 x 4.5 centimetres
Weight: 228 grams

PRICE: £12.00