Product News: Thermal & Heating Equipment

Vertical Conveyor Oven cures potting compounds.

Press Release Summary:

Vertical Conveyor Oven cures potting compounds.

May 21, 2014 -

Offering 36 x 38 x 92 in. workspace dimensions, No. 957 utilizes 20 kW Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements to heat oven chamber to 300°F and 4,200 cfm and 3 hp recirculating blower to provide upward airflow to workload. Electrically heated oven is constructed with 4 in. insulated walls, top-mounted heating chamber, and aluminized steel interior/exterior. Eleven workload trays, measuring 30 x 14 in. each, are supported by heavy-duty roller chain driven by ½ hp motor and controlled by VFD.

Original Press Release

300ºF Vertical Conveyor Oven from Grieve

Press release date: May 20, 2014

No. 957 is a 300°F, electrically-heated vertical conveyor oven from Grieve, currently used for curing potting compounds at the customer’s facility.  Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 36” W x 38” D x 92” H.  20 KW installed in Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements heat the oven chamber, while a 4200 CFM, 3-HP recirculating blower provides vertical upward airflow to the workload. 

This Grieve vertical conveyor oven features 4” insulated walls, top-mounted heating chamber, aluminized steel interior and exterior, air-operated lift door at the loading/unloading position, two access doors for the heating chamber and floor of the workspace plus eleven workload trays, each 30” wide by 14” long, supported on each side by heavy-duty roller chain driven by a ½-HP motor controlled by a variable frequency drive.   The oven is built to JIC/NEMA 12 electrical standards.  

Controls on No. 957 include a digital indicating temperature controller, manual reset excess temperature controller with separate contactors, recirculating blower airflow safety switch and a tower light to indicate oven status.  

For more information, please contact: THE GRIEVE CORPORATION, 500 Hart Road, Round Lake, Illinois 60073-2835 USA. 

Phone: (847) 546-8225 
Fax: (847) 546-9210 
Attention: Frank Calabrese