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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Atmosphere Box Furnace for Research and Development

January 28, 2017

January 20, 2017 – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of an atmosphere box furnace for research and development purposes.

The maximum temperature rating for this furnace is 1100°C and has a work chamber of 36” W x 48” D x 36” H making it ideal for heat treating a variety of part sizes. The atmosphere box furnace has a wide temperature range of 760°C to 1,100°C. The... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Tilting Melting Furnace to Aluminum Die Caster

January 28, 2017

Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of an aluminum central melting, tilting reverberatory furnace to an die cast supplier of the transportation, industrial, and leisure markets. The melting furnace will be used to melt aluminum used in the die cast process.

The maximum recommended metal temperature for this tilting furnace is 1,500°F. The furnace is loaded with aluminum ingot, T-bars,... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

2200°F Inert Atmosphere Pit Furnace from Grieve

January 20, 2017

No. 1040 is a 2200°F (1204°C), inert atmosphere pit furnace from Grieve, currently used for heat treating automotive parts in baskets at the customer’s facility. Workspace dimensions of this furnace measure 36” wide x 36” deep x 48” high. 78 KW are installed in heavy gauge, high temperature Kanthal AF alloy wire heating elements of rod overbend design and powered through a low... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces HS8 Series for High Speed Steel Heat Treating

January 13, 2017

Lucifer Furnaces, Inc. has designed a delivered a dual chamber furnace ideal for heat treating high speed steels. The HS8 Series, built with rugged 12-gauge sheet steel and reinforced throughout, heats to 2450°F in the upper chamber with silicon carbide heating elements mounted across the roof and below the hearth. Elements are a solid bar type with termination connections for easy service... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Custom Fused Minerals - Creating Customized, Chemically­ - Tuned Fused Minerals

December 13, 2016

Fused minerals are an important component for a wide range of industries, where they are used in products as diverse as photovoltaics, abrasives and advanced ceramics. Washington Mills have been creating fused minerals since the 1860's making them experts in the field. The process of creating the minerals has evolved significantly since then, as have the applications they are used in.

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

1400°F Inert Atmosphere Tempering Furnace From Grieve

December 2, 2016

No. 1041 is a 1400F° (760°C) inert atmosphere tempering furnace from Grieve, currently used for heat treating at the customer’s facility. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 48” W x 72” D x 48” H. 120 KW are installed in nickel chrome wire coils supported by a stainless steel frame, while a 9600 CFM, heat resistant alloy recirculating blower powered by a 15-HP motor provides... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

YORK® Modulating Gas Furnace Receives Consumers Digest Best Buy Designation

November 23, 2016

ENERGY STAR® furnace equips contractors with high-efficiency, easy-to-install unit

MILWAUKEE - (Nov. 21, 2016) - Consumers Digest magazine recently named the YORK® Affinity™ YP9C modulating gas furnace from Johnson Controls a 2016 Best Buy. The designation recognizes the unit’s outstanding efficiency rating, fuel-conserving features and positive impact on homeowner comfort. It... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Adds Capacity at Compacting Tooling for CPM High Speed Steel Heat Treating

November 23, 2016

Lucifer Furnaces delivered a dual chamber high temp furnace to Compacting Tooling Inc. (CTI), McKeesport, PA. Model HS8-181224 is a custom size designed to meet Compacting Tooling’s load requirements. Powered with 42 KW, this furnace, ideal to heat treat high speed steel, reaches 2450°F in the upper chamber and 1200° F in the lower, tempering oven. A combined 6.5” of ceramic fiber... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Electrically Heated Pit Furnace to a Technology Manufacturer

November 19, 2016

Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of an electrically heated, gas nitriding, pit furnace with an ammonia dissociator system for heat treating parts. This heat treat furnace system performs a two-stage nitriding process to achieve high surface hardness of the steel parts. The ammonia dissociator provides dissociated ammonia during the nitriding cycle second stage. All of the equipment needed... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

MetalMaster® Furnaces Remain Industry Workhorse

November 19, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Within the past few weeks, Ipsen has shipped five MetalMaster® vacuum furnaces to companies in locations around the world: Washington, South Carolina, Mexico and China. Comprised of both horizontal- and vertical-loading systems, these shipments will be used to process parts for the Commercial Heat Treating and Aerospace industries - a market where Ipsen and its equipment... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

TITAN® Vacuum Furnaces Journey to Japan

November 9, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Ipsen’s TITAN® product line has had quite the journey over the past few years. Found in facilities around the world, these vacuum furnaces can operate in most languages, feature several sizes and configurations and have a small footprint. Now, the PdMetrics® software platform for predictive maintenance also comes standard on TITAN heat-treating systems.

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Harper Designs Advanced Thermal System to Process Battery Materials for Prayon

November 9, 2016

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been awarded a contract for a high volume Rotary furnace system by Prayon, headquartered in Belgium. The innovative reactor will be used for drying and calcining of Prayon’s advanced iron phosphate powder, a key component of lithium iron phosphate (LiFePO4 ) cathode materials... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Atmosphere Box Furnace heat treats small batches of parts.

October 17, 2016

Featuring 12 x 18 x 12 in. work chamber and programmable temperature controller, Treet-All™ Light Industrial Box Furnace offers temperature range of 1400–2050°F with work area uniformity of ±25°. Retort minimizes amount of oxygen within chamber by purging with nitrogen. To ensure quick heating and low heat storage, furnace uses vacuum formed ceramic fiber insulation. System includes... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Software, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Meets Diverse Industry Demands, Shipping 10 Heat-Treating Systems

October 14, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Customers continue to rely on Ipsen equipment for high performance and quality results. Ipsen recently shipped ten heat-treating systems to customers in India, Vietnam and several U.S. states. This equipment will be used to process parts for the Aerospace, Commercial Heat Treating, Defense, Metal Injection Molding and Tooling industries. Among the shipments were a 6-bar... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships a Crucible Furnace to a Leader in the Automotive Industry

October 4, 2016

Riverside, MI - September 21, 2016 - Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a Stationary Electric Resistance Melting and Holding Crucible Furnace to a leader in the automobile industry. The crucible furnace will be used for melting aluminum alloys in a laboratory setting for research and development. This furnace has a melt rate of 50 lbs. per hour and holding capacity of 150 lbs. It... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Heavy Duty Tube Furnaces to a Global Supplier of Thermocouples

September 29, 2016

Riverside, MI - September 15, 2016 - Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of four (4) heavy duty tube furnaces to a leading manufacturer of thermocouples for use in a laboratory to heat treat parts inside tubes. The tube furnaces are easy to operate, utilize an energy efficient design, and provide rapid heat-up rates along with fast cooling and response time. They offer superior radial and linear... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Gas-Fired Heavy-Duty Furnace operates at up to 2,000°F.

August 29, 2016

Providing 30 x 60 x 30 in. workspace dimensions, No. 1042 utilizes 750,000 BTU/hr modulating gas burners and floor-mounted combustion air blower. Burners fire below hearth, with 9 in. thick insulated walls comprising 5 in. thick 2,300°F ceramic fiber and 4 in. 1,900°F block insulation. Floor insulation is made from 4 ½ in. of 2,300°F firebrick and 4 in. of 1,900°F block insulation.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Melting and Holding Furnace to a Leader in the Automotive Industry

August 8, 2016

Riverside, MI - August 4, 2016 - Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a lead melting and holding furnace to a supplier of the automotive industry. The gas fired immersion tube furnace is used in the manufacture of lead plates for automotive batteries. The immersion heat allows for efficient and economical melting and holding of the lead while providing the precise temperature control... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Supports SKF with Atmosphere, Vacuum Heat-Treating Systems

August 8, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Ipsen recently installed both atmosphere and vacuum heat-treating systems at SKF’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in St. Louis, Missouri. With the relocation of their existing facility to a new location, SKF continues to focus on enhancing the quality, efficiency and overall effectiveness of their heat-treating equipment. Among this new Ipsen equipment was a... Read More