Thermal & Heating Equipment

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Molded Foam Silicone Rubber Heater aids semiconductor production.

Jul 01, 2015

Promoting thermal efficiency and higher process temperatures in semiconductor equipment applications, SENTINEL® Molded Foam Silicone Rubber Heaters are available in standard IDs of 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 4.0, and 6.0 in. in straight sections, elbows, tees, reducers, and flanges. Products can also be designed to dimensions of valves, regulators, and other gas delivery and pump line components.... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Induction Heating System is suited for nanoparticle research.

Jun 30, 2015

Used to heat vials containing nanoparticles in research applications, nano-llite UPT-n3 has 3 kW of power and operates with frequencies from 30–300 kHz. Unit supports in vivo and in vitro experiments. Custom coils, exclusively developed for nanoparticle research, optimize magnetic field strength, which is key parameter for heating nanoparticles. Read More

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Chinese Company Extends Lance Tube Life from One Month to a Year with Sandvik Stainless Steel

Jun 30, 2015

Yong Steel Group Co. Ltd, a leading iron and steel producer in China, was able to extend the service life of its pulverized coal injection (PCI) lance tubes – one of the most important blast furnace components – from as little as one month to a year. This was achieved by replacing standard grade tubing with Sandvik 253 MA. Sandvik 253 MA* is an austenitic chromium-nickel steel that is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Wisconsin Oven Ships Industrial Batch Ovens for Hydrogen Embrittlement Relief of Aerospace Parts

Jun 26, 2015

East Troy, WI – Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of three (3) gas fired batch ovens for an aerospace parts manufacturer. The batch ovens will be used for hydrogen embrittlement relief of chrome plated landing gear. Due to production demands, the customer needed three (3) industrial batch ovens but limited floor space did not allow for the batch ovens to be placed side by... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ambrell Sells EASYHEAT for Catheter Tipping

Jun 26, 2015

A client returns to Ambrell for another unit for a medical application to meet increasing demand Scottsville, NY – Ambrell, a leading manufacturer of induction heating systems, has sold an EASYHEAT 4.2 kW/150-400 kHz induction heating system for a catheter tipping application in the medical industry. The process involves heating an aluminum catheter tipping die to 500 °F (260 °C) and... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

LEWCO Ovens Utilizes the Heatcon Control System

Jun 26, 2015

SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently shipped a custom industrial oven to be used for vacuum bagged composite curing of repair parts by a foreign aircraft manufacturer. The oven includes a vacuum pump with a transducer on the main header and (2) manual vacuum ports. The control system features a Heatcon HCS-2040-12 controller. The Heatcon control system is widely used throughout the composites... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Equips Laboratory Testing Inc. with 2nd Red Devil Furnace

Jun 25, 2015

Laboratory Testing Inc., a full-service materials testing lab in the Philadelphia area, has added a Lucifer Red Devil dual chamber furnace to their line of analytical equipment. Destructive Testing Manager Brandon McVaugh chose a Lucifer Furnace because “Lucifer’s furnaces have good uniformity and are capable of meeting AMS 2750 requirements for aerospace, because of the generous work zones... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Electrically Heated Walk-In Oven operates up to 1,200°F.

Jun 24, 2015

Offering 48 x 60 x 72 in. workspace, No. 901 utilizes 120 kW Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements to heat oven chamber and 12,500 cfm, 10 hp recirculating blower for horizontal airflow to workload. Unit features 10 in. thick insulated walls, comprising 2 in. of 1,900°F block and 8 in. of 10 lb/cf density rockwool. Constructed with aluminized steel exterior and Type 304, 2B finish stainless... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System at Bonney Forge

Jun 23, 2015

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a 1300 kW PowerForge billet heating system to Bonney Forge Corporation, located in Mt. Union, PA. The 1300kW, 1.3 – 3.3 kHz system is designed to heat carbon steel billets to forging temperatures. The system includes a coil shuttle table for automatic changing of the coils and frequency for differing billet sizes. A PLC with touch screen display... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Kenics(TM) Heat Exchangers Provide Effective Performance and Longevity in Gala Industries' Application of Underwater Pelletizing Processes

Jun 23, 2015

Dayton, Ohio – Smooth running production processes help manufacturers reach targeted goals. To achieve this, all equipment and systems must work in perfect unison and perform to optimal efficiency. Gala Industries manufactures underwater pelletizing systems for the plastics, hot melt adhesive and expandable resins industries. The manufacturer has used Kenics heat exchangers in their process for... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Schwing Announces their Newest VacuClean Furnace Model 1713

Jun 22, 2015

Schwing Fluid Technik GmbH, a worldwide supplier of thermal cleaning systems for the plastics and fiber industries located in Germany has recently expanded their product distribution joining forces with Dinamec Systems in Acworth, GA. The newest VacuClean Model 1713 1713XL supplied by SCHWING offers a much larger capacity adding unique improved features designed for quality thermal cleaning of... Read More

HVAC, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Johnson Controls Helps Stanford University Drastically Reduce Water and Energy Use in New Central Plant

Jun 19, 2015

MILWAUKEE — Stanford University cut its water use by 15 percent and is projected to save $420 million in operational costs thanks to a new central energy facility (CEF) developed with help from Johnson Controls. The new plant helps Stanford make substantial progress to meet California's statewide goal to reduce water use by 25 percent. The plant operates efficiently in any weather... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

New Industrial Oven with "Pill Pushing" Robotic Gantry Precisely Removes Excess Moisture from 3D-Printed Pharmaceuticals

Jun 17, 2015

When a leading manufacturer of pharmaceuticals approached Thermal Product Solutions with a request to design an industrial oven that would uniformly remove excess moisture from prescription medications being produced using a 3D-printing process, Gruenberg engineers developed a custom solution that includes a robotic gantry, heat-saving windows, and internal actuators and sensors that precisely... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

EasyHeat Self-Regulating Cables Provide Reliable, Simple Freeze Protection to Branch Fire Sprinkler Systems

Jun 17, 2015

EasyHeat SR and TSR cables overcome the safety shortcomings of other freeze protection methods ROSEMONT, IL – EasyHeat, a business unit of Emerson Industrial Automation, today announced that its SR and TSR self-regulating electric heat trace cables are now CSA and CSA-UL approved and comply with recent requirements in NFPA 13 for freeze protection from main water lines to fire sprinkler... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Conveyor Oven for Marine Engine Heat Exchangers

Jun 17, 2015

SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently completed construction of a custom industrial conveyor oven for a manufacturer of marine engine heat exchangers.  The oven will be used to cure liquid seals on the end of the tube bundles. The curing cycle is a 2-step process requiring (2) separate dwell times in the oven, but both at the same temperature.  Instead of a traditional (2) oven system,... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

LEWCO Completes Custom Batch Oven for Recycling Industry

Jun 09, 2015

SANDUSKY, OH – LEWCO, Inc. recently completed construction of a custom industrial oven for an engineering firm working in the recycling industry.  The oven will be used on a government funded project to develop processes for producing plastic sheet goods from recycled plastic waste in an effort to reduce the amount of plastic in landfills. The specific use of the oven is preheating large... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments, Thermal & Heating Equipment

HPLC Column Temperature Controller features 5-program memory.

Jun 03, 2015

Designed to hold columns up to 30 cm long by ¼ or 3/8 in. diameter in mounting clips, EchoTherm™ Model CO50 features temperature range of 4.0–100.0°C, readable and settable to 0.1°C. Programmable chiller/heater uses PID control software to regulate temperature to ±0.2°C, and has Stable Temperature LED that illuminates when target temperature is stable to within... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Wisconsin Oven Ships Multi-Zone Conveyor Oven for the Oil and Gas Industry

Jun 02, 2015

East Troy, WI – Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of a custom designed multi-zone conveyor oven for melting high temperature polymer into a steel ring that houses electronic components. The conveyor oven features four independent heating zones that allow the customer to re-arrange the oven in various configurations to obtain their desired heating zone lengths. The belt conveyor... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ammunition Manufacturer Targets Despatch Industries for Impact-Sensitive Primer Drying Process

Jun 01, 2015

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – During manufacture, 22 caliber rimfire cases are filled with an impact-sensitive primer in a wet state so that the primer is stable. This primer then needs to be dried so it will detonate when the gun is fired. A continuous oven with two conveyors that carry pallets containing 300 casings every 8 seconds was requested. The oven uses a steam heat source with an air... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Mica Foil Heaters provide uniform heat with fast response.

May 29, 2015

Suitable for applications up to 1,112°F, Mica Foil High Temperature Heater technology utilizes distributed wattage etch foil heater element bonded between high-temperature mica sheath material. Heaters must be clamped and can be designed with custom shapes that match working surface of application. Technology is suited for foodservice equipment, material bonding, and laminating applications... Read More