Gravity-Conveyorized Tunnel Oven from Grieve
Grieve Corporation, The
500 Hart Rd.
Round Lake, IL, 60073-2898
Press release date: January 22, 2014
No. 1008 is a 500ºF tunnel oven with gravity roller conveyor from Grieve, currently used for preheating metal housings at the customer's facility. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 42" W x 72" D x 30" H. 30 KW are installed in Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements to heat the oven chamber, while a 3000 CFM, 1-1/2 HP recirculating blower provides vertical downward airflow to the workload.
This Grieve tunnel oven features 4" thick insulated walls plus an aluminized steel interior and exterior. The work zone comprises a 66" long open loading zone, 72" long insulated heat zone with recirculated airflow and 66" long open unloading zone, with a 36" wide roller conveyor with rollers on 3" centers. Motor-operated vertical lift doors are supplied on each end of the oven.
Controls on No. 1008 are built to NEMA 12 electrical standards and include a digital indicating temperature controller, manual reset excess temperature controller with separate contactors and a recirculating blower airflow safety switch.
For more information, please contact:
THE GRIEVE CORPORATION
500 Hart Road
Round Lake, Illinois 60073-2835 USA
Phone: (847) 546-8225
Fax: (847) 546-9210
Attention: Frank Calabrese