Effect of Sintering Temperature and AR Glass Addition towards Physical Properties of Porcelain Ceramic for Sewer Pipes Application

Authors

  • Muhammad Ikhmal Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
  • Sufizar Ahmad Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
  • Hariati Taib Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia
  • Tan Chee Chen Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia

Keywords:

Sewer, Porcelain Ceramic, AR Glass, Sintering, Volume Shrinkage

Abstract

The current work is aimed to investigate significant phase changes at certain sintering temperature in manufacturing ceramic pipes for sewer application. The use of porcelain ceramic reinforced with milled Alkali Resistant (AR) fiberglass (3 wt%, 6 wt%, 9 wt% and 12 wt%) was determined in this study. Both of raw materials were turned into powder to conduct thermal analysis and produce a compact sample. The powder was compacted by uniaxial pressing technique to examine the analysis of volume shrinkage. Volume shrinkage was done by measuring the dimension of green body and sintered sample (900°C, 1000°C 1100°C and 1200°C). The image of microstructural morphology was observed by Scanning Electron Microscope. TG graph indicates large amount of mass loss found to be 75% between 450°C to 800°C for porcelain and all mixtures. While DT graph reveals the endothermic shift produce at 250°C. The maximum volume shrinkage was obtained at 1200°C which is 31.7% with 3 wt% AR glass addition. The microstructural image proved the correlation to volume shrinkage. The presence of glassy phase demonstrates the formation of eutectic where shrinking particle takes place to construct dense sample.

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Sufizar Ahmad, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia

Department of Materials and Design Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UTHM   GMT Detect languageAfrikaansAlbanianArabicArmenianAzerbaijaniBasqueBelarusianBengaliBosnianBulgarianCatalanCebuanoChichewaChinese (Simplified)Chinese (Traditional)CroatianCzechDanishDutchEnglishEsperantoEstonianFilipinoFinnishFrenchGalicianGeorgianGermanGreekGujaratiHaitian CreoleHausaHebrewHindiHmongHungarianIcelandicIgboIndonesianIrishItalianJapaneseJavaneseKannadaKazakhKhmerKoreanLaoLatinLatvianLithuanianMacedonianMalagasyMalayMalayalamMalteseMaoriMarathiMongolianMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliNorwegianPersianPolishPortuguesePunjabiRomanianRussianSerbianSesothoSinhalaSlovakSlovenianSomaliSpanishSundaneseSwahiliSwedishTajikTamilTeluguThaiTurkishUkrainianUrduUzbekVietnameseWelshYiddishYorubaZulu AfrikaansAlbanianArabicArmenianAzerbaijaniBasqueBelarusianBengaliBosnianBulgarianCatalanCebuanoChichewaChinese (Simplified)Chinese (Traditional)CroatianCzechDanishDutchEnglishEsperantoEstonianFilipinoFinnishFrenchGalicianGeorgianGermanGreekGujaratiHaitian CreoleHausaHebrewHindiHmongHungarianIcelandicIgboIndonesianIrishItalianJapaneseJavaneseKannadaKazakhKhmerKoreanLaoLatinLatvianLithuanianMacedonianMalagasyMalayMalayalamMalteseMaoriMarathiMongolianMyanmar (Burmese)NepaliNorwegianPersianPolishPortuguesePunjabiRomanianRussianSerbianSesothoSinhalaSlovakSlovenianSomaliSpanishSundaneseSwahiliSwedishTajikTamilTeluguThaiTurkishUkrainianUrduUzbekVietnameseWelshYiddishYorubaZulu         Text-to-speech function is limited to 200 characters  Options : History : Feedback : DonateClose

Hariati Taib, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia

Department of Materials and Design Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UTHM

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Published

05-07-2018

How to Cite

Ikhmal, M., Ahmad, S., Taib, H., & Chen, T. C. (2018). Effect of Sintering Temperature and AR Glass Addition towards Physical Properties of Porcelain Ceramic for Sewer Pipes Application. International Journal of Integrated Engineering, 10(3). Retrieved from https://publisher.uthm.edu.my/ojs/index.php/ijie/article/view/2094

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Special Issue 2018: Center for Graduate Studies

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