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Metallographic Polycrystalline Diamond Polishing Information



Introduction

Polycrystalline diamond as compared to synthetic and natural monocrystalline diamond provides better surface finishes and higher removal rates for metallographic specimen preparation. The features and advantages of polycrystalline diamond include the following:

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PACE Technologies metallographic Polycrystalline Diamond Abrasives consumables

Diamond Abrasive Selection Guidelines

Metal Rough Polishing (Diamond) Final Polishing (oxide)
Abrasive size 9 um 6 um 3 um 1 um Al2O3 SiO2
Aluminum            
Copper/
brass
           
Stainless steel            
Soft steel            
Hard steel            
Tool steel            
Titanium            
Zinc, tin, lead            

Ceramic/ Composite
Coarse Grind
Fine Grind Rough Polish Fine Polish
Diamond size 30 um 15 um 9 um 6 um 3 um 1um + SiO2
Alumina            
Silicon nitride            
Polymer composite            
Metal matrix composite            
Ceramic matrix composite            
Cermet            

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PACE Technologies metallographic Polycrystalline Diamond Abrasives consumables

Recommended Application of Polycrystalline Diamond


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PACE Technologies metallographic Polycrystalline Diamond Abrasives consumables

Trouble Shooting Guide for Polycrystalline Diamond

Symptom Cause Action
Agglomerated diamond -Pre-mixing diamond suspension with colloidal silica
-Bacterial growth in diamond suspension
-Alternate dispensing of diamond and colloidal silica
-Replace diamond
Coarse scratches -Contaminated pad
-Improper selection of polishing pad
-Replace polishing pad
Review polishing pad selection guide-line or use a softer polishing pad

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Polycrystalline Diamond Product Description

Polycrystalline Diamond Suspensions (water-based)
Description Quantity Low Viscosity High Viscosity Product Image
0.05 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-0105-250
GPC-0105-500
GPC-0105-1GL
PC-0105-250
PC-0105-500
PC-0105-1GH
PACE Technologies 0.005 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
0.1 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-0110-250
GPC-0110-500
GPC-0110-1GL
PC-0110-250
PC-0110-500
PC-0110-1GH
PACE Technologies 0.01 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
0.25 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-0125-250
GPC-0125-500
GPC-0125-1GL
PC-0125-250
PC-0125-500
PC-0125-1GH
PACE Technologies 0.25 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
0.5 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-0150-250
GPC-0150-500
GPC-0150-1GL
PC-0150-250
PC-0150-500
PC-0150-1GH
PACE Technologies 0.50 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
1 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1001-250
GPC-1001-500
GPC-1001-1GL
PC-1001-250
PC-1001-500
PC-1001-1GH
PACE Technologies 1 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
3 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1003-250
GPC-1003-500
GPC-1003-1GL
PC-1003-250
PC-1003-500
PC-1003-1GH
PACE Technologies 3 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
6 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1006-250
GPC-1006-500
GPC-1006-1GL
PC-1006-250
PC-1006-500
PC-1006-1GH
PACE Technologies 6 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
9 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1009-250
GPC-1009-500
GPC-1009-1GL
PC-1009-250
PC-1009-500
PC-1009-1GH
PACE Technologies 9 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
15 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1015-250
GPC-1015-500
GPC-1015-1GL
PC-1015-250
PC-1015-500
PC-1015-1GH
PACE Technologies 15 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
30 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1030-250
GPC-1030-500
GPC-1030-1GL
PC-1030-250
PC-1030-500
PC-1030-1GH
PACE Technologies 30 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension
45 micron DIAMAT Polycrystalline diamond 250 ml
500 ml
1 gallon
GPC-1045-250
GPC-1045-500
GPC-1045-1GL
PC-1045-250
PC-1045-500
PC-1045-1GH
PACE Technologies 45 micron polycrystalline diamond suspension

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Polycrystalline Diamond Suspension - Dyed
Description Quantity Catalog Number Product Image

1 micron (blue) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 liter PC-1001-1L Metallographic 1 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension

1 micron (blue) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension
1 gallon PC-1001-1GLB

3 micron (green) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 liter PC-1003-1L Metallographic 3 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension

3 micron (green) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 gallon PC-1003-1GLG

6 micron (yellow) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 liter PC-1006-1L Metallographic 6 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension

6 micron (yellow) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 gallonr PC-1006-1GLY

9 micron (red) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 liter PC-1009-1L Metallographic 9 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension

9 micron (red) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension
1 gallon PC-1009-1GLR

15 micron (brown) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension
1 liter PC-1015-1L Metallographic 15 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension

15 micron (brown) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 gallon PC-1015-1GLBR

30 micron (orange) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 liter PC-1030-1L Metallographic 30 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension


30 micron (orange) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 gallon PC-1030-1GLO


45 micron (purple) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 liter PC-1045-1L Metallographic 45 micron dyed polycrystalline diamond diamond suspension

45 micron (purple) DIAMAT PC Diamond Suspension

1 gallon PC-1045-1GLP

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Polycrystalline Diamond Paste
Description Quantity Catalog Number Product Image
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (0.1-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-0210-05
PC-0210-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 0.10 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (0.25-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-0225-05
PC-0225-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 0.25 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (0.50-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-0250-05
PC-0250-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 0.50 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (1-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-2001-05
PC-2001-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 1 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (3-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-2003-05
PC-2003-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 3 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (6-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-2006-05
PC-2006-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 6 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (9-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-2009-05
PC-2009-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 9 micron polycrystalline diamond paste
DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (15-micron)
5 gm
20 gm
PC-2015-05
PC-2015-20
PACE Technologies Metallographic 15 micron polycrystalline diamond paste

DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (30-micron)

5 gm
20 gm

PC-2030-05
PC-2030-20

PACE Technologies Metallographic 30 micron polycrystalline diamond paste

DIAMAT Polycrystalline
diamond paste (45-micron)

5 gm
20 gm

PC-2045-05
PC-2045-20

PACE Technologies Metallographic 45 micron polycrystalline diamond paste

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Diamond Extenders (lubricants)
Description Quantity Catalog Number Product Image
DIALUBE diamond extender 16 oz (0.125l)
32 oz (0.24l)
1 gallon (3.8l)
DL-3000-16
DL-3000-32
DL-3000-128
Metallographic diamond polishing lubricants
DIALUBE Blue Alcohol lubricant 16 oz (0.125l)
32 oz (0.24l)
1 gallon (3.8l)
AOD-3000-16
AOD-3000-32
AOD-3000-128
DIALUBE Purple Alcohol lubricant 16 oz (0.125l)
32 oz (0.24l)
1 gallon (3.8l)
ADL-3000-16
ADL-3000-32
ADL-3000-128
POLYLUBE non-aqueous diamond extender 16 oz (0.125l)
32 oz (0.24l)
1 gallon (3.8l)
PDL-3000-16
PDL-3000-32
PDL-3000-128
POLYLUBE red (anti-corrosion) lube 16 oz (0.125l)
32 oz (0.24l)
1 gallon (3.8l)
PDL-3000R-16
PDL-3000R-32
PDL-3000R-128

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