Starfire Systems Inc.

Offers high-temperature materials for high-performance products. The company's chemistry enables control of molecular structures by combining ceramic materials with other materials to produce composites, laminates and coatings. Polymer ceramics can be engineered for a wide range of applications.

8 Sarnowski
Glenville, NY 12302 US


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Silicon carbide ceramic matrix composite
Starfire Systems reported that its proprietary silicon carbide (SiC)-polycarbosilane ceramic matrix composites (CMC) polymer system has been processed to create a new body armor solution that is capable of defeating the extreme threat of armor-piercing bullets.

SAMPE 2011 Long Beach Product Showcase
Huge show, huge new product offerings … huge success.

Friction products: Carbon fiber stopping power
Low weight, thermal shock resistance, and extreme strength drive growth of carbon-reinforced friction products and materials in brake applications.

Product Categories of Starfire Systems Inc.

  • Matrix resins, thermoplastic
    • Other thermoplastics
  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Other thermosets
  • Matrix materials, other
    • Ceramic
    • Other matrix materials
  • Fibers, inorganic
    • Silicon carbide
  • Preforms, unimpregnated
    • Carbon
    • Ceramic
  • Preforms, impregnated
    • Chopped fiber
  • Prepregs, thermoplastic
    • Other thermoplastic prepregs
  • Prepregs, thermoset
    • Other
      • Other, <12K tow
      • Other, Fabric
  • Adhesives
    • Other
      • Other, Hot melt
      • Other, Paste
      • Other, Solvent-based
      • Other, Other
  • Core materials and flow media
    • Inorganic
  • Gel coats
    • Fire-retardant
  • Coatings and sizings
    • Flame retardant
    • In-mold
    • Paint
    • Protective
    • Sizings
    • Other coating materials
  • Casting resins
    • Other casting resins
  • Compounds
    • Bulk molding (BMC)
    • Low-pressure molding
    • Other compounds
  • Catalysts, promoters and curing agents
    • Other catalysts/promoters
Tools/tooling materials
  • Tooling equipment, materials and supplies
    • Ceramic/ceramic powder
    • Release films
    • Release films, for prepreg
    • Release films, for vacuum bagging
    • Release agents
      • Release agents, liquid
      • Release agents, sprays
Fabricating services
  • Thermoset materials
    • Adhesive bonding
    • Ceramic matrix composite casting
    • Coating and painting
    • Custom compounding and blending
    • Hand layup
    • Prototyping
    • Surface treatment
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, aircraft interior
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Armor, ceramic
  • Armor, composite
  • Automotive, underhood
  • Ceramic matrix composites
  • Infrastructure, composite
  • Laminate sheets, solid
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Consulting
    • Consulting, materials