Product News: Materials & Material Processing

Oven Furnace accommodates high-temperature applications.

Press Release Summary:

Oven Furnace accommodates high-temperature applications.

May 07, 2008 - Built to order with customizable dimensions, BTU outputs, and accessories, FireBox-HT oven furnace is designed for tool room heat treating and high-temperature (up to 2,150°F) precision casting. It is insulated with 4 ½ in. of firebrick, backed up with additional 2 in. of 1,200°F block insulation. Applications include heating tool steel, carbon steel, cast iron, and other high-temperature metals.

Charles A. Hones, Inc. - North Amityville, NY

Original Press Release

The FireBox Oven Furnace Provides a Higher Temperature Design

Press release date: May 06, 2008

Charles A. Hones Inc. manufactures a wide range of all types and sizes of melters, furnaces and burners. Because we build each furnace in house and to order, we can easily customize dimensions, BTU outputs, and accessories. Hones now enlarges its oven furnace offerings. The FireBox-HT oven furnace has a new upgrade in temperature applications.

Expanding on the FireBox-IS, Hones now offers an additional series - the FireBox-HT is a high temperature furnace designed for both tool room heat treating and high temperature precision casting. For use up to 2,150 degrees F, the FireBox-HT is insulated with 4 1/2" of firebrick backed up with an additional two inches of 1,200 degrees F block insulation. It can heat tool steel, carbon steel, cast iron, and other high temperature metals.

We have evolved into a successful niche operator, supplying casting ovens, small heat treat ovens, melting equipment, forging equipment and gas burners to tackle heating projects ranging from black oxide tanks to pottery kilns, crucible pre-heating to lobster cookers. We specialize in designs which take full advantage of our wellcrafted Venturi air mixers to provide intense heat without the noise and complicated piping of forced air.

Whether it's Oven Furnaces, Salt Bath Furnaces, Round or Rectangular Melters or Gas Burners, we are your premium single source for "The Buzzer" heating equipment. Call Charles A. Hones for all your application needs or visit us at