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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 300Â°F.Â Customer process... Read More
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
Equipped with LED touchscreen thermostat, Artisan SmartSeriesÂ® 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
SuperNuova+ series, which includesÂ stirrers, hotplates, and stirring hotplates, delivers performance reliability, safety, and usability. Available inÂ 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
Able to generate hot water instantaneously and continuously from one of many different heating sources, H2OMaxÂ 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
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 TITANÂ® H6 vacuum furnace, which was rented to fill a company’s... Read More
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.Â Model RD7-H21 has a working chamber size of 9”H x 12”L by 21”D and heats to 2200Â°F.Â Energy efficient lightweight firebrick lines the chamber with mineral wool backup insulation; easy-to-replace heating elements for uniform... Read More
Milacron's Mold-Masters Premium Summit-Series Hot Runner Seeing Major Adoption for High End Molding Applications Beyond the Medical MarketJun 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
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Bollente Companies, Inc. Granted Significant Patent for its award-winning Trutankless® Smart Water HeatersJun 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
ConstructedÂ with 4 in.Â 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 Â½ ftÂ long open belt loading zone, 20 ftÂ long insulated heat zone with... Read More
The Horlick Company Announces the Recent Shipment of a Number of PLC-based Industrial Control Panels to TevTechJun 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.Â The end customer for this project is an Asian based... Read More
Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of two industrial ovens to United Tool Die Company in West Hartford, CT. An electrically heated draw batch oven (SDB oven) with a pitted manual quench tank will be used for aluminum solution heat treatment of parts. An electrically heated enhanced duty walk-in batch oven (EWN oven) will be used for aluminum aging and annealing of parts. The new... Read More
SANDUSKY, OH. - LEWCO, Inc. was recently challenged to design two conveyor ovens that could not only handle a high production rate of a soil testing laboratory but also accommodate their limited floor space.Â The result:Â two custom electrically heated, vertical conveyor ovens.Â The ovens will be used to dry moisture from the soil samples prior to testing.Â The samples will be carried... Read More
Engineered to fitÂ standard 19 in.Â rack, Tall Rackmount Heat ExchangerÂ utilizes energy efficient controls and dissipates heat in demanding operating conditions. Height of 23U can accommodate such customization options as additional heater, extended tank size, or oversized plate style exchanger. Various standard models of recirculating chillers (portable and rack mount) are available... Read More
Lucifer Furnaces recently delivered a bench style box furnace for batch heat treating small loads of low carbon steel. Model RD7-KHE24, with 7 KW power, heats to 2200Â°F with easy-to-replace wire wound heating elements in removable holders. A horizontal swing door seals the 12"H x 14"W x 24"L chamber. A ceramic hearth plate supports the work load and protects the floor brick. The Honeywell... Read More
RamaÂ® has now created a brand new department dedicated to manufacturing RamaÂ®Cell heaters. Rama’s high temperature insertion heaters can be applied to many industrial uses ranging from super heating of gasses to titanium metal forming. This versatile product is made from the highest quality materials allowing it to achieve higher temperatures and have a prolonged life. Typical... Read More
SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently was awarded a contract to design, fabricate and install a custom field assembled conveyor oven for drying a proprietary preservation coating.Â Due to the overall size of the oven along with the requirement to install on an existing elevated platform this project will be a field assembly design.Â This oven is required to be NFPA 86 Class A rated because... Read More
Gemini and KB Systems helped an existing West Coast customer expand into a new facility in the southwest by providing an indoor automated ingredient system for both flour and sugar.Â The system included two indoor S/S flour tanks and one indoor sugar storage tank. The system was customized and reengineered to increase needed storage capacity within a space constrained building while still... Read More
L&L Special Furnace Co., Inc. has Manufactured a Highly Uniform Box Furnace that Hardens Tool Steel Used to Manufacture Decking Fasteners and Supports for a Worldwide Customer Base.Jun 01, 2016
High Uniformity, General Purpose Heat Treating Furnaces Used for Hardening of Tool Steel for Custom Tool and Dies LL Special Furnace Co., Inc. has manufactured a highly uniform box furnace that hardens tool steel used to manufacture decking fasteners and supports for a worldwide customer base. The equipment was sold through W.H. Kay, one of L&L’s leading distributers of furnace equipment, both... Read More
Supported onÂ 6 swivel casters with swivel locks and brakes, No. 868 has 185 x 18 x 24 in. workspace and reaches temperatures to 500Â°FÂ using 34.8 kW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements. Dual 2 hp recirculating blowers, collectively producing 4,000 cfm, provide horizontal front to rear airflow. Construction includes 4 in.Â insulated walls, aluminized steel interior/exterior,... Read More