Ambrell and Nutek Industrial Systems - part of the Ambrell Hardening Group - have created a preheating demonstration that involves heating stainless steel tubes with a robot
Scottsville, NY - Ambrell, an Ameritherm Company and a leading manufacturer of induction heating systems, is exhibiting at IMTS on September 10-15 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. At the event, Ambrell and Nutek Industrial Systems will have an automated induction heating demonstration in the booth.
A Fanuc small robot will pick up ½" stainless steel tubes and place them in an encapsulated coil. At that point, the tube will be heated for just over 10 seconds by an Ambrell 2kW/150-400kHz EASYHEAT induction heating system. With it preheated, it'll be removed by the robot. This is a scaled-down demonstration of a fastener preheating application. In a production environment, the preheated tube would proceed to be "hot headed" or forged.
Ambrell and Nutek Industrial Systems work together on heat treating applications as part of the Ambrell Hardening Team. The Ambrell Hardening Team includes Induction Tooling Inc, a longterm tooling and heat treating process supplier, Nutek Industrial Systems, an innovative automation specialist, and Ambrell, a provider of precision induction heating solutions. Together the team offers industry-leading heat treating solutions through a single-point of contact.
"This preheating application gives you just a glimpse into the capabilities of this team," says Tom Dickerson, Director of Sales. "If you're in search of an induction heating treating solutions, the Ambrell Hardening Team is prepared to help you achieve your goals. We look forward to speaking to companies regarding their precision heating needs at IMTS."
Ambrell will be exhibiting in booth 6042 in the North Hall of McCormick Place. For additional details about Ambrell, visit www.ambrell.com or call +1 (585) 889-9000. For additional information about the Ambrell Hardening Team, visit heattreating.ambrell.com.
Since 1986, Ambrell has been a leading manufacturer of induction heating systems for clients around the world. Due to steady growth and a focus on innovation, Ambrell has expanded its line of induction heating systems, their capabilities and its manufacturing facilities. Ambrell has installed over 10,000 systems throughout the world. With a focus on superior heating solutions and service with a prompt response, prospective customers can leverage its Applications Lab to ensure systems are built to their heating requirements, and then rely on superior support throughout their relationship with Ambrell. Ameritherm, Ambrell B.V., Ambrell, Ltd., and Ambrell SARL are part of the Ambrell group of companies.