Solar Manufacturing Inc. announces the receipt of a vacuum heat-treating furnace order for a firearms manufacturer based in the United States.
The furnace, Model HFL-5748-2IQ, has a hot zone of 36” x 36” x 48” deep with a weight capacity of 5,000 pounds, and maximum operating temperature of 2,400°F, and heats to 2,500°F for hot zone bake out. The furnace design also has a temperature uniformity of ±10°F and is AMS2750 compliant with vacuum levels in the low micron range.
For rapid turnaround for work cooling, a 100 HP gas blower is provided for operating at 15 PSIG (2-bar) in nitrogen gas. The furnace is complete with a SolarVac® Polaris fully automated and programmable industrial controls package, and a Eurotherm digital chart recorder.
The system also includes a Magnetic Specialties, Inc. (magspecinc.com) SCR-based dry power supply rated at 225 kVa.
Solar Manufacturing designs and manufactures a wide variety of vacuum heat treating, sintering, and brazing furnaces and offers replacement hot zones, spare parts, and professional service.
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