Silicon carbide, macrophotograph

Silicon carbide, macrophotograph

C012/5051 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 51.3MB

Downloadable file size: 3.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Silicon carbide. This mineral, also known as carborundum, is very rare in nature, but its is mass-produced synthetically. It is widely used as an abrasive and in body armour and brake discs for sports cars. This specimen measures 4 centimetres across.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: carborundum, ceramic, chemical, chemistry, compound, cut out, geological, geology, macrophotograph, man made, man-made, mineral, rock, sic, silicon carbide, synthetic

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.