Ceramics are non-metallic, non-organic materials.
They exhibit excellent resistance to high temperatures. Although they have comparatively low densities, they are extremely hard but tend to be brittle. They show good resistance to both abrasives and chemicals.
A vessel in which other materials may be heated or melted, usually at high temperatures.
|Quartz - Fused|
|Zirconia - stabilized with Yttria|