Thermal & Heating Equipment

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Conveyor Oven Preheats Plastic Valve Assemblies for Automotive Supplier

August 4, 2016

Shortly after delivering a compact conveyor oven to a company in the electric motor industry, LEWCO was contacted by a Tier 1 Automotive Supplier in need of a similar sized conveyor oven.  After speaking with the customer and understanding their needs, LEWCO engineers designed a custom conveyor oven, model CVB05ED. The oven will be used to preheat plastic valve assemblies to 240°F, which... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Conveyor Oven Utilizes Threading Device for Drying Impregnated Fibers

July 29, 2016

The Engineers at LEWCO, Inc. were recently challenged to design and develop a custom oven for a leading global materials company.  The result was a 650°F. electric conveyor oven with a custom threading device that will be used to dry a special type of impregnated fibers.  The threading device was included to pull the fibers through the oven prior to being heated.  The device can... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

LEWCO Supplies 500°F. Oven Heating Electrical & Thermal Insulation

July 29, 2016

LEWCO, Inc. recently delivered a large walk-in oven to a global market leader for electrical insulation products.  The application involves heating rolls comprised of mica, resin, and fiberglass.  The rolls are loaded onto carts and placed in the oven.  Each cart can hold up to six rolls.  The finished product has a variety of uses, such as electrical and thermal insulation of various... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Asian Electronic Company Selects Harper for Two New Furnace Systems

July 28, 2016

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been selected by a leading Asian electronic components firm for the design of two high temperature Elevator furnaces for use in their production plant. The furnaces will sinter specialty ferrite materials processed at 1700°C in an oxygen atmosphere. Harper’s Elevator kiln... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Walk-In Oven provides high-temperature operation.

July 27, 2016

Operating to 900°F, No. 1037 provides 120 x 108 x 115 in. workspace and features 300 kW installed in incoloy-sheathed tubular heating elements. Recirculating blower, rated 30,000 cfm and 30 hp, provides front-to-rear airflow to workload. Along with 9 in. insulated walls, construction includes aluminized steel interior and exterior, inner and outer door gaskets, and 4... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Integrated Heat Recovery Module improves generator efficacy.

July 27, 2016

Integrated exhaust heat recovery module increases efficiency and performance of GT333S microturbine powered electric generators. Allowing GT333S to achieve >80% total system efficiency, this Combined Heat and Power (CHP) module allows recovery of up to 545 additional kilowatts of thermal energy to be used as part of process hot water or in absorption chiller. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

HPLC Column Oven offers room temperature to 90.0°C range.

July 25, 2016

Readable and settable to 0.1°C, EchoTherm™ Model CO20 holds columns up to 30 cm long x ¼ or 3/8 in. dia in mounting clips provided with room for guard columns and fittings. PID temperature control software regulates temperatures to ±0.1°C, and indicator lamp on front panel lights up when target temperature is stable to within ±0.2°C. Other features include digital... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

BTU's PYRAMAX Featuring WINCON; the Industry's Most Powerful Oven Control System at SMTA Ohio

July 19, 2016

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass. — BTU International, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced thermal processing equipment for the electronics manufacturing and alternative energy markets, announces that it will exhibit at the SMTA Ohio Expo Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, August 4, 2016 at the Embassy Suites Cleveland Rockside in Cleveland, Ohio. BTU will showcase its RecipePro recipe... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Ships Custom Global Vertical Heat-Treating System to West Coast

July 18, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Companies continue to rely on Ipsen for high-performance heat treatment equipment that is capable of meeting their exact needs and specifications. Recently, Ipsen shipped a Global Vertical (GV) vacuum furnace with 6-bar gas quenching to a commercial heat treater on the West Coast. The GV heat-treating system is from Ipsen’s TurboTreater® line, which allows customers to... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

High-Performance Tote Oven for Food Industry Gets Custom Heater Box

July 15, 2016

SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently completed a custom oven for a leading company in the candy industry. As part of the candy manufacturing process, glucose needs to be heated for melting prior to being mixed with other ingredients. The glucose is stored in IBC’s/ totes and the oven can accommodate up to (8) totes at once, with a maximum operating temperature of 300°F.  Customer process... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System

July 12, 2016

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a 1000 kW PowerZone billet heating system to LC Manufacturing, located in Lake City, MI. The 1000 kW, 1.3 – 3.3 kHz system is designed to heat 1.06” to 2.875” diameter x 6.0” to 20.0” long carbon steel billets to forging temperatures. The system includes automatic changing of frequency for differing billet sizes. A PLC with touch screen display... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Digital Wall Heater features smart control technology.

July 11, 2016

Equipped with LED touchscreen thermostat, Artisan SmartSeries® Architectural Digital Wall Heater automatically adjusts wattage output and blower speed, resulting in whisper quiet operation and energy efficiencies. Unit features 5-day/2-day programmability with 4 daily program periods to respond to variety of environment needs. Built-in fan delay cools unit after shut off to prolong life of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Stirrers and Hotplates deliver precision and durability.

July 8, 2016

SuperNuova+ series, which includes stirrers, hotplates, and stirring hotplates, delivers performance reliability, safety, and usability. Available in 2 sizes, units provide controls and settings suited for precision applications. Ceramic or aluminum top plates are available, and raised LED displays are optimized for readability. StirTrac is engineered for slow-speed stirring, consistent... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Hot Water Heat Exchanger has tankless design.

July 5, 2016

Able to generate hot water instantaneously and continuously from one of many different heating sources, H2OMax provides on-demand operation that conserves energy and eliminates need for storage or recovery time. Introduction of fresh cold water via coiled copper tube bundle lends to maintenance- and corrosion-free design, while turbulence from injected boiler water and natural heat... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Delivers a Range of Atmosphere and Vacuum Heat-Treating Solutions Across the U.S.

July 1, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – In recent months, Ipsen has shipped 11 heat-treating systems across the U.S. to eight different states ranging from California to Massachusetts. This equipment will be used to process parts for companies in the Aerospace, Energy, Commercial Heat Treating and Coating industries. Among the equipment was a TITAN® H6 vacuum furnace, which was rented to fill a company’s... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Century Die Adds Capacity with Another Lucifer Red Devil Furnace

June 27, 2016

Century Die Company, LLC., a blow mold specialist in Fremont Ohio, has added to their heat treating capability with a Lucifer Red Devil single chamber furnace.  Model RD7-H21 has a working chamber size of 9”H x 12”L by 21”D and heats to 2200°F.  Energy efficient lightweight firebrick lines the chamber with mineral wool backup insulation; easy-to-replace heating elements for uniform... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Milacron's Mold-Masters Premium Summit-Series Hot Runner Seeing Major Adoption for High End Molding Applications Beyond the Medical Market

June 23, 2016

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, is experiencing rapid adoption of the Mold-Masters Summit-Series premium hot runner across multiple market segments. Originally designed to be a medical molding powerhouse, the Summit-Series is proving very versatile with customers utilizing the stainless steel hot... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Bollente Companies, Inc. Granted Significant Patent for its award-winning Trutankless® Smart Water Heaters

June 23, 2016

PHOENIX - Bollente Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: BOLC) announced today that the company was granted 32 patent claims protecting its technology (U.S. Pat. No. 9,341,391), and that several new claims are now pending on the technology related to the company's provisional patent filings in 2013. The main claims of the patent were published by the US Patent and Trademark Office on May 17(th), 2016 and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Belt Conveyor Oven reaches max temperature of 550°F.

June 23, 2016

Constructed with 4 in. insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, and stainless steel interior, No. 866 offers 18 in. x 20 ft x 15 in. workspace, 60 KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, and 4,200 cfm, 3 hp recirculating blower that provides vertical downward airflow. Oven travel comprises 1 ½ ft long open belt loading zone, 20 ft long insulated heat zone with... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

The Horlick Company Announces the Recent Shipment of a Number of PLC-based Industrial Control Panels to TevTech

June 22, 2016

The control panels are to be used to monitor and control process equipment for a major ceramics supplier in Asia. Randolph, MA – The Horlick Company, an experienced manufacturer of industrial control panels, announces the delivery of PLC-based control panels to TevTech LLC, a Massachusetts based manufacturer of custom vacuum furnaces.  The end customer for this project is an Asian based... Read More