Furnaces

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Tube Furnace to Prominent Laboratory Equipment Distributer

April 8, 2017

March 20, 2017 – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a 1200°C Tube Furnace for a laboratory application.

The “Mini-Mite” furnace has a wide temperature range of 500°C to 1200°C. The chamber dimensions are 1” Wide and 12” Long. The furnace includes a mild steel hinged shell design to allow for ease of use. Vacuum formed ceramic fiber insulation with embedded heating... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Wisconsin Oven Ships Four Zone Conveyor Furnace to Aluminum Parts Manufacturer

March 31, 2017

East Troy, WI – March 21, 2017 -- Wisconsin Oven Corporation shipped a Natural Gas Fired Four Zone Solution Treatment Furnace to a manufacturer of aluminum components. The solution treatment furnace will be used to heat forged aluminum parts for AR15 rifles prior to quenching in water.

The maximum operating temperature is 1,100°F and the work chamber dimensions are 4’2” W x... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Gas Fired Zinc Melting and Holding Furnace to Die Casting Industry

March 31, 2017

March 10, 2017 – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a gas fired melting and holding furnace. The furnace incorporates seven (7) immersion tubes, each with its own burner and ratio regulator control.

The maximum temperature rating for this furnace is 850°F. The bath capacity is 45,000 lbs. of molten zinc. The system is rated at 2,300,000 BTU/hr. The furnace temperature controller... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Global Automotive Supplier Invests in New AFC-Holcroft Heat Treating Equipment

March 31, 2017

(March, 2017) A leading global automotive supplier of systems and components has purchased a new roller hearth annealing furnace from AFC-Holcroft. The new equipment will be installed in the Southeast region of the United States, where the same plant has been running production using two Holcroft brand roller hearth annealers since the late 1990’s. The new roller hearth furnace will be... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Two Gas-Fired Immersion Tube Lead Melting Furnaces to a Supplier of the Battery Industry

February 25, 2017

February 16, 2017 – Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of two eighteen tube gas fired immersion tube lead melting and holding furnaces to a supplier of the battery industry. The immersion tube furnaces will be used in the production of lead plates for automotive batteries.

The maximum temperature rating for each furnace is 900° F. The front process wells are 2’6” W x 15’2” L... Read More

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