02
Oct

Hot Zone Insulation Materials Critical in Preventing Heat Loss

  Source: Solar Atmospheres of Western PA   With electricity costs increasing, heat treat facilities are looking for ways to harness

25
Sep

Cooling the Vacuum Furnace: 5 Tips for Prevention, Maintenance

  Source: TAV: The Vacuum Furnaces Blog   It’s frustrating enough for furnace operators to encounter downtime due to failure

12
Jun

Binder Removal in Vacuum Sintering

  Source: TAV: The Vacuum Furnaces Blog   Heat Treat Today previously posted Parts 1 and 2 of this series on vacuum

15
May

A Heat Treater’s Primer on Getter Materials

  Source: VAC AERO International   A common dilemma for operators of vacuum systems is to protect the integrity and

06
Feb

Matching Gases with Vacuum Heat Treatment Operations

  Source: VAC AERO International   Heat treaters use a variety of gases with vacuum furnaces during the processing cycle

06
Dec

Twin Vacuum Furnaces for Energy-Optimized Heat Treating

The first set of twin furnaces working on a single pumping station have recently been developed and commissioned to a

08
May

Component Repair Technologies Featured in Crain’s Cleveland Business Article: Heat Treat Furnace Highlighted

A recently article in Crain’s Cleveland Business news (click here for full article) featured Component Repair Technologies (CRT), an aerospace

21
Apr

Medical Manufacturer Chooses Vacuum Furnace System

A vacuum heat-treating system with 2-bar gas quenching was shipped to Costa Rica and will be used to manufacture surgical

15
Mar

Heat Treat CEO Comments on 3D TUS Tool

Mr. William Jones, CEO of the Solar Atmosphere Group of Companies, listened with interest to the recent Heat Treat Radio

07
Nov

TITAN® Vacuum Furnaces Take a Journey

Ipsen’s TITAN® product line has had quite the journey over the past few years. Found in facilities around the world,