Diamond Synthesis on WC-Co Cemented Carbide Substrate by Hot-Filament Method

Hisashi Suzuki, Hideaki Matsubara, Kunio Shibuki

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The diamond deposition from (CH4+H2) mixed gas on WC-5%Co alloy substrate by means of hotfilament method was investigated. In this study, the distance(d) between filament and substrate, and the filament temperature (Tf) were tried to be shorter and higher, respectively, than the values (d= 10mm, Tf = 2273 K) taken in the previous studies by the authors. It was found that the amount of deposited diamond and the upper value of CH4 concentration were increased with shorter d and higher Tf, when the substrate temperature was controlled. It was also found that the growth rate of diamond particles as high as about 3.5 μm/hr could be obtained under a specified condition.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)22-25
Number of pages4
JournalFuntai Oyobi Fummatsu Yakin/Journal of the Japan Society of Powder and Powder Metallurgy
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1987


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