Thermal & Heating Equipment

Asian Electronic Company Selects Harper for Two New Furnace Systems

Jul 28, 2016

Buffalo, NY – Harper International, world leader in custom thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has been selected by a leading Asian electronic components firm for the design of two high temperature Elevator furnaces for use in their production plant. The furnaces will sinter specialty ferrite materials processed at 1700°C in an oxygen atmosphere. Harper’s Elevator kiln... Read More

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Metso Finalized the Order Agreement with CMPC Celulose Riograndense

Jul 09, 2013

Metso and CMPC Celulose Riograndense S.A. (CMPC) have finalized the agreement, according to which Metso will supply the key technology to CMPC's Guaíba II pulp line in Brazil. The total value of the project is around EUR 800-900 million, of which around EUR 400 million consists of Metso's own equipment and systems. The new pulp line, which is an expansion to the existing Guaíba pulp mill, will... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Crucible Furnace targets glass blowers.

May 01, 2012

Suitable for users who make custom glass colors, blown vessels, and neon tubing, Trifecta Furnace is constructed with 3 in. high-temperature K-25 firebrick walls that are wrapped with ceramic fiber blanket, which is protected behind stainless steel case. Wall-mounted digital temperature controller is connected to furnace with 6 ft cables. Designed to hold 3 crucibles, Trifecta includes S-type... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

New Paragon Kiln Colors

Apr 27, 2011

MESQUITE, TX - Paragon Industries is now offering some of their smaller kilns in option turquoise or hot pink high-temperature paint. The standard color is blue. "The SC-series, E-series, Q-series, and BlueBird kilns can be ordered in turquoise or hot pink. There is an extra charge for this option," said John S. Hohenshelt, company president. For a number of years Paragon's standard kiln color... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Harper Awarded Contract for Complete State-of-the-Art Carbon Fiber Processing Line at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Mar 30, 2011

Buffalo, NY - Harper International, leader in the design of thermal processing solutions for advanced materials, has finalized a contract with the United States Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) for a full pilot scale carbon fiber process line valued at greater than US$12M. The line is a custom designed conversion process to support ORNL's Low Cost Carbon Fiber... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Portable Kiln addresses PMC and Art Clay Silver applications.

Nov 09, 2009

Operating from standard household outlet, SC-1 jewelry kiln fires PMC, Art Clay Silver, decals, china paint, and glass. Ceramic fiber firing chamber is wrapped in steel inner case, and layer of air separates inner case from slotted outer steel case. Weighing 15 lb, kiln has 6 x 3¾ x 3 in. interior and digital temperature controller that offers Single Speed and 8-segment Ramp-Hold modes. Product... Read More

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Pottery Kilns are capable of firing to cone 10 on 120 V.

Jun 24, 2009

Designed to fire porcelain, stoneware, china, ceramics, and decals, Caldera XL and Caldera XL-KS pottery kilns are 7½ in. square x 9 in. deep inside and made with 3 in. thick insulating firebricks. Caldera XL comes with digital temperature controller, while switch-operated Caldera XL-KS features Autocone Kiln Sitter. Kilns were designed for testing glazes and glaze application ideas before... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

A World First at EuroMold 2008: EOS Introduces High-Temperature System for e-Manufacturing

Feb 23, 2009

High-performance polymers are among the key materials of the future. As a result of their outstanding material properties, they are well-suited for numerous applications such as aviation, medical devices or mechanical engineering: this group of materials stands out due to an extraordinary combination of properties such as flame retardance, light weight, high tensile strength and biocompatibility.... Read More

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Paragon Introduces New Glass Kilns

Feb 16, 2009

February 3, 2009 MESQUITE, TX - Paragon Industries has just released its Professional Series glass kilns. They are painted black to distinguish them from the company's blue ceramic, jewelry, and pottery kilns and smaller glass kilns. The new kilns incorporate a number of subtle changes and two major ones. The larger Professional Series have mercury displacement relays, which turn on the heating... Read More

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Ceralink Signs Exclusive MAT(TM) Licensing Deal with Harrop Industries

Dec 15, 2008

November 4, 2008 Troy, New York - Ceralink Inc., a materials engineering and technology commercialization company, announced today the signing of an exclusive licensing agreement granting Harrop Industries the right to market and build industrial kilns using Microwave Assist Technology (MAT(TM)). MAT(TM) is a cutting edge heating technology that combines microwave with traditional gas or electric... Read More

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Microwave Kiln is designed for glass fusing.

Nov 05, 2008

Operating inside standard microwave oven, Paragon MagicFuse ceramic fiber kiln has 4½ in. dia round firing chamber and reaches glass fusing temperatures in 5-8 min. After kiln is removed from microwave, glass takes about one hour to cool to room temperature. Unit comes with 6½ in. ceramic posts, glass separator, and 15-page instruction manual. Read More

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Metso to Supply Equipment for Iron Ore Pelletizing Plant to China Metallurgical Group in Australia

Oct 21, 2008

October 2008 Metso will supply equipment and services for a grate-kiln iron ore pelletizing system to China Metallurgical Group Corporation's (MCC) Sino Iron project in Western Australia. The delivery will be completed during the Q4 of the year 2009. The value of the order is approximately EUR 25 million and it is included in Metso Minerals' Q3 orders received. Metso will deliver an iron ore... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Thermal & Heating Equipment

LECO Ceramics Offering Pressed Refractory Shapes

Sep 12, 2008

Benton Harbor, Michigan-In order to expand its product lines, LECO Ceramics recently purchased and installed a 1250-ton hydraulic press and high-temperature kiln (capable of firing product to 1760°C). The new addition allows LECO to offer pressed refractory and high-temperature alumina kiln furniture. "By investing in a high-temperature kiln and hydraulic press, we are able to access another... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Jewelry Firing Kiln weighs 45 lb, allowing portable operation.

Mar 18, 2008

Available with 8 x 8 x 4½ in. interior rated to 2,350°F, 120 V FireFly Digital Kiln can fire jewelry made from glass, silver clay, porcelain, and stoneware. It has digital controller to duplicate firing profile of larger kilns, and is offered with optional 2 x 2 in. high-temperature glass window in top for monitoring glass fusing. Kiln is made of 2½ in. thick insulating firebrick and features... Read More

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Metso to Supply Coke Calcining Equipment to Seadrift in the USA

Jan 30, 2008

Metso Minerals will supply coke calcining equipment to Seadrift Coke L.P. for upgrading its coke plant in Port Lavaca, Texas. The delivery will be completed during the second quarter of 2009. The value of the order is approximately EUR 8 million and it was included in Metso's fourth quarter order backlog of 2007. The order comprises a rotary kiln, rotary cooler as well as auxiliary equipment. The... Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment

Mobile Rotary Kiln enables onsite soil remediation.

May 02, 2006

Self-contained, trailer-mounted Mobile Rotary Kiln allows soil at rig sites, fuel dumps, and gas/service stations to be cleaned up efficiently. It operates through max temperature of 2,520°F and can process 10-15 tons/hr. Available in 33 and 48 ft versions, kiln utilizes infrared radiation and can produce cement clinker and various densities of expanded clay. Extreme temperatures enable disposal... Read More