Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic, Corp.

Ajax TOCCO Retrofits Customer's Existing 35kW Induction Heater with Remote Mounted, Low Profile, Non-Contact Weld Preheat Inductor and Transformer
Electronic Components & Devices

Ajax TOCCO Retrofits Customer's Existing 35kW Induction Heater with Remote Mounted, Low Profile, Non-Contact Weld Preheat Inductor and Transformer

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently supplied a forestry products manufacturer with a compact remote transformer and low profile heating inductor to be used for preheating prior to GMAW. These items were sold as a field install kit that are compatible with and utilize the customer’s existing induction heating cables and accessories. The heating inductor floats above the weldment without making...

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A Vectrol Electronic Power Controller for Line Frequency Induction Furnaces
Electronic Components & Devices

A Vectrol Electronic Power Controller for Line Frequency Induction Furnaces

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic’s® (ATM) circuit board repair facility has developed the capability of repairing and testing Vectrol phase angle control assemblies. These control assemblies are critical to the operation of older line frequency induction melting furnaces and other applications. For repair and testing of Vectrol Assembly #4111001188 ask for System Reliability Services when calling...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Bright Annealing Induction Furnace
Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Bright Annealing Induction Furnace

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Bright Annealing Induction Furnace Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a bright annealing induction furnace to a major stainless steel tube manufacturer in the Northeast United States. This bright annealing system progressively heats the stainless steel tube to high temperatures in an atmosphere of inert gases, and then anneals the tube in a cooling chamber to reduce the...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System
HVAC

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System

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...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies 100kHz Induction Dryer for Steel Strip Coating
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies 100kHz Induction Dryer for Steel Strip Coating

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a 1900 kW / 100,000 hz induction heating dryer system to a steel strip galvanizing producer in China for the drying of coatings including Passivation, with and without chrome products, and organics. This high powered induction dryer is designed to heat steel strip 0.40 mm to 2.50 mm thick, and 800 mm to 1676 mm wide at a rate of 220 meters / minute or 116...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Air-Cooled Induction Weld Preheat System
Agricultural & Farming Products

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Air-Cooled Induction Weld Preheat System

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently delivered 5 / 10 kW TOCCOtron AC induction heating systems to an international on-site heat treating firm. These systems are designed for portable / on-site preheat prior to welding applications. The customer chose these systems over larger 35 kW induction heating systems due to significantly less equipment costs. At 5 kW continuous output, the customer stated the...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System at Bonney Forge
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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System at Bonney Forge

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...

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Ajax TOCCO Delivered (4) Four Portable Induction Bolt Heating Systems for On-Site Maintenance Service of Large Gas Turbines
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ajax TOCCO Delivered (4) Four Portable Induction Bolt Heating Systems for On-Site Maintenance Service of Large Gas Turbines

During the maintenance of large gas turbines, technicians must remove large bolts which have become corroded and difficult to unfasten. Typically a large cumbersome hydraulic wrench is required to provide the 6800 Nm (5000 ft-lbs) of torque required to break the corrosive bonds between the 100 mm heavy hex nuts and bolts. To improve the productivity of this process, Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic has...

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Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO to Supply 30T Channel Induction Zinc Holding Furnace to Mining Company

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic Corporation received an order from a large mining company in Mexico for one (1) stationary channel induction furnace for holding and maintaining at temperature a bath of molten Zinc. The new furnace is designed to improve the facilities’ capacity by holding the molten Zinc poured from existing Ajax TOCCO melting furnaces in operation at the facility. The scope of supply...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplied Three Temper Ovens to Automotive Supplier
Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplied Three Temper Ovens to Automotive Supplier

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic Corporation supplied three (3) Temper Ovens to a major automotive parts manufacturer in Mexico for the tempering of CV joints. Each oven is designed for a maximum operating temperature of 250°C with uniformity of +/- 5°C. The continuous belt, variable speed conveyor, carries more than 240 parts per hour through the oven and cooler system, which are robot loaded...

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Ajax TOCCO Retrofits Customer's Existing 35kW Induction Heater with Remote Mounted, Low Profile, Non-Contact Weld Preheat Inductor and Transformer
Electronic Components & Devices

Ajax TOCCO Retrofits Customer's Existing 35kW Induction Heater with Remote Mounted, Low Profile, Non-Contact Weld Preheat Inductor and Transformer

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently supplied a forestry products manufacturer with a compact remote transformer and low profile heating inductor to be used for preheating prior to GMAW. These items were sold as a field install kit that are compatible with and utilize the customer’s existing induction heating cables and accessories. The heating inductor floats above the weldment without making...

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Ajax TOCCO Announces New Manager - Tubular Products

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic (ATM) announces the promotion of Donald Gibeaut to “Manager Tubular Products.” Don has worked in the induction industry for over 36 years and has achieved great success in the pipe and tube markets. In his new position, Don will work with all ATM brands to promote and increase market share in the tubular industry including Heat Treat, Quench and Temper lines, Emmedi...

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Ajax TOCCO Installs Twin Floating Inductor Weld Preheat System at High-Capacity, Heavy Duty, Fork Truck Manufacturer

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic has completed the installation of a twin bead weld preheat system for SAW (submerged arc weld) process at a manufacturer of high capacity heavy duty fork / lift trucks. This is the second installation at this facility for Ajax TOCCO. The first install was single bead preheat system. The new twin bead floating inductor weld preheat system simultaneously heats two corners of...

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Ajax TOCCO Expands Aftermarket Sales Resources

Emil Weatherbee Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic welcomes Emil Weatherbee as an Aftermarket Sales Engineer responsible for Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, and Nebraska. Weatherbee has spent several years within the foundry industry including a lengthy tenure as Regional Sales Manager for Lectrotherm in North Canton, Ohio. Weatherbee is a graduate of Kent State University and...

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A Vectrol Electronic Power Controller for Line Frequency Induction Furnaces
Electronic Components & Devices

A Vectrol Electronic Power Controller for Line Frequency Induction Furnaces

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic’s® (ATM) circuit board repair facility has developed the capability of repairing and testing Vectrol phase angle control assemblies. These control assemblies are critical to the operation of older line frequency induction melting furnaces and other applications. For repair and testing of Vectrol Assembly #4111001188 ask for System Reliability Services when calling...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Bright Annealing Induction Furnace
Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Bright Annealing Induction Furnace

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Bright Annealing Induction Furnace Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a bright annealing induction furnace to a major stainless steel tube manufacturer in the Northeast United States. This bright annealing system progressively heats the stainless steel tube to high temperatures in an atmosphere of inert gases, and then anneals the tube in a cooling chamber to reduce the...

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People in the News

Ajax TOCCO Announces New General Manager - Aftermarket Sales

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic welcomes Joe Hawkins as General Manager of Aftermarket Sales. Hawkins brings over 20 years of induction melting and heating expertise to the company. His entire career evolved within the metals industry, beginning with Lectrotherm, Inc. in 1991. Hawkins most recently served as Director of Sales for ReMelt Scientific. A graduate of Kent State University, Hawkins later...

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Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System
HVAC

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System

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 »
Ajax TOCCO Supplies 100kHz Induction Dryer for Steel Strip Coating
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies 100kHz Induction Dryer for Steel Strip Coating

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a 1900 kW / 100,000 hz induction heating dryer system to a steel strip galvanizing producer in China for the drying of coatings including Passivation, with and without chrome products, and organics. This high powered induction dryer is designed to heat steel strip 0.40 mm to 2.50 mm thick, and 800 mm to 1676 mm wide at a rate of 220 meters / minute or 116...

Read More »
Ajax TOCCO Supplies Air-Cooled Induction Weld Preheat System
Agricultural & Farming Products

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Air-Cooled Induction Weld Preheat System

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently delivered 5 / 10 kW TOCCOtron AC induction heating systems to an international on-site heat treating firm. These systems are designed for portable / on-site preheat prior to welding applications. The customer chose these systems over larger 35 kW induction heating systems due to significantly less equipment costs. At 5 kW continuous output, the customer stated the...

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