Ovens

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Orders for Despatch Walk-in Ovens Doubled Due to New Models and Faster Delivery

August 15, 2016

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA – Despatch has recently seen a major increase in orders of its walk-in line of ovens. Sales in July were double the number sold last year and are expected to remain strong for the rest of the year. Despatch recently expanded its line of walk-in ovens with a set of new models that have a large capacity of 476 and 952 cubic feet respectively. These ovens are shipped... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Wisconsin Oven Ships Conveyor Curing Oven for a Leading Supplier of Flooring Products

August 11, 2016

East Troy, WI -- Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of one (1) natural direct gas fired three (3) zone conveyor oven with cool down to a leading supplier of flooring products. The conveyor oven will be used for curing adhesive on parts at a rate of 350 parts per hour. The curing conveyor oven was designed with three (3) heating zones and one (1) cooling zone. This design... Read More

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

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

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 thread up to... 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 in. insulated floor. Digital programming temperature controller and manual reset excess temperature controller are standard. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & 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 display of target and actual chamber temperatures, injection counter, and 30-day timer with alarm and user settable Auto-Off. 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

Food Processing & Preparation, 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

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 recirculated airflow, 1 ft long open zone, 12 ft long cooling zone, and 1 ½ ft long open unloading zone. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ships Two Industrial Ovens to United Tool & Die Company for Heat Treating Aluminum Parts

June 20, 2016

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

Controls & Controllers, Thermal & Heating Equipment

LEWCO Designs Vertical Conveyor Ovens for Drying Soil Samples

June 17, 2016

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.  The result:  two custom electrically heated, vertical conveyor ovens.  The ovens will be used to dry moisture from the soil samples prior to testing.  The samples will be carried by... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Field Assembled Conveyor Oven for Drying

June 8, 2016

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.  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.  This oven is required to be NFPA 86 Class A rated because of... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Gemini and KB Systems Helped an Existing West Coast Customer Expand into a New Facility

June 6, 2016

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.  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

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Firstronic Installs Third CX Model Inline Vapor Phase Reflow System from IBL Technologies

June 3, 2016

BURNSVILLE, MN - May 2016 - IBL Technologies, LLC announces that Firstronic LLC (www.firstronic.com), headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, has installed its third CX Model Inline Vapor Phase Reflow system. “Firstronic is pleased to add another IBL Vapor Phase reflow oven to our plant in Mexico,” said John Sammut, Firstronic’s CEO and President. “This expanded capability is intended to... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Top-Loading Oven is suited for testing applications.

May 26, 2016

Supported on 6 swivel casters with swivel locks and brakes, No. 868 has 185 x 18 x 24 in. workspace and reaches temperatures to 500°F 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. insulated walls, aluminized steel interior/exterior, and reinforced ¼ in. steel plate workspace floor that holds 3,600 lb. Several controls are standard.
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Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Preheating Automotive Heads with 1000°F Oven

May 13, 2016

SANDUSKY, OH. – LEWCO, Inc. recently manufactured a custom 1000°F fuel-fired batch oven to a company that remanufactures products in the automotive industry. The oven will be used to pre-heat automotive heads to 850°F prior to welding. The heads will be loaded into the oven on shelves supplied by the customer. LEWCO Engineers decided horizontal airflow would be best suited for the... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Excelitas Technologies to Feature New UV LED Curing Solutions at RadTech UV+EB 2016

May 9, 2016

Mike Kay Presenting “Improving Surface Cure with UVC LEDs” WHO: Excelitas Technologies® Corp., a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized photonic solutions, will highlight its new UV LED curing products at RadTech UV+EB 2016 (Booth # 713). WHAT: Excelitas’ solutions meet the lighting, detection, optics and other technology needs of OEMs across a wide... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Batch Oven suits powder coating or finishing applications.

May 6, 2016

Available in 26 sizes, gas or electric Express Batch Oven (EBO) achieves temperatures up to 500°F and features heavy-duty construction. Recirculation system uses combination air flow pattern that can be fully adjusted to maximize heating rates and temperature uniformity. While roof-mounted blowers are standard, options include floor sheets of 12 gauge aluminum, insulated floor, door limit, and controller programmable with up to 25 recipes and up to 500 ramp and soak segments. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Baker Furnace Designs and Manufactures a 2200°F, Nitrogen Conveyor Oven for Aquatic Heating Systems

May 4, 2016

Yorba Linda, CA – Baker Furnace, Inc. is pleased to announce the shipment of a custom-built, high-temperature conveyor oven designed to heat treat rods used to manufacture commercial heating elements. The process also requires a nitrogen purge to create a specific atmosphere. At 35 ft long with an operating temperature of 1900°F, the engineering challenges for this unique application were... Read More