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Two-component, toughened, quartz-filled, heat-resistant epoxy compound for high-performance bonding, sealing and casting is widely used in downhole, oil processing and other petrochemical applications.
The Jauch Quartz Crystals and Oscillators provide the most comprehensive range of structural elements for frequency control targeting industrial, medical, telecom, metering and automotive applications.
According to a report by Quartz, NASA is dishing out $125,000 in grant money to help Anjan Contractor develop a 3D food printer.
Quartz is the second most abundant mineral in the Earth's crust. It has a hexagonal crystal structure made of trigonal crystallized silica (silicon dioxide, SiO2), with a hardness of 7 on the Mohs scale. Density is 2.6 g/cmÂ³. The typical shape is a six-sided prism that ends in six-sided pyramids, although these are often distorted, or so massive that only part of the shape is apparent from a mined specimen. Additionally a bed is a common form, particularly for varieties such as amethyst,...
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