Silit® Rollers

Siliconized Silicon Carbide Rollers

Best-in-class Silit® rollers offer distinct mechanical, thermal, and corrosion-resistant characteristics, delivering unparalleled performance. This trusted, reliable material technology helps reduce energy consumption and increase productivity for DPF/GPF filters, substrate manufacturing, and roller hearth furnaces used for the thermal treatment of lithium-ion powder mixes.

Customized design services are available, and Saint-Gobain Performance Ceramics & Refractories’ experienced engineers are on hand to support customers in selecting the most appropriate product and material for their applications.

Features and Benefits

  • Dense material
  • Excellent chemical resistance
  • Excellent wear resistance
  • Variable dimensions up to 3,700 mm length
  • Minimized deflection
  • Advanced design
Material Properties
  SiC-content Max. Service Temperature Bulk Density Apparent Porosity Vol. Modulus of Rupture Thermal Expansion αRT 1,100°C
  (%) (°C) (kg/dm3) (%) (RT2) (1,400°C) (10-6/K)
Silit® SK 85 1,350 3 0 260 260 4.5
Silit® SKD 85 1,350 3 0 260 260 4.5

Suitable for various applications in the sanitary industry, automotive industry (DPF/GPF), and lithium-ion powder heat treatment.


Brochures & Flyers
Ceramic Systems Ceramic Rollers for Electric Vehicles

Lithium-ion batteries are ubiquitous in electric vehicles and storage, handheld electronics, medical equipment, power tools, and many other products.

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 Ceramic Systems Ceramic Rollers for Electric Vehicles
Data Sheets (TDS)
Silit SKDH

Reaction bonded, or siliconized, silicon carbide is formed using a porous carbon feedstock and molten silicon via additive forming, casting or extrusion.

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Silit SKDH