SumMet Method for Polymer Matrix Composites

SUMMET METHOD FOR POLYMER -MATRIX COMPOSITES

Sectioning Precision Saw with 15HC blade recommended for metal matrix composites
Mounting Castable, typically epoxy
Surface Abrasive / Size Load - lbs [N] / Specimen Base Speed [rpm] Relative Rotation Time [min:sec]
CarbiMet 320 [P400] grit SiC water cooled 6 [27] 300 Rotation Image Until Plane
TexMet P 9 µm MetaDi Supreme Diamond 6 [27] 150 Rotation Image 5:00
VerduTex 3 µm MetaDi Supreme Diamond 6 [27] 150 Rotation Image 5:00
MicroCloth 0.05 µm MasterPrep Alumina 6 [27] 150 Rotation Image 1:30