Walking Beam Furnaces

AFC-Holcroft’s walking beam furnaces are designed to provide greater uptime, ease of maintenance, trouble free operation and can be custom designed to meet your exact processing requirements.

Metallurgical Processes:

Carburizing, Neutral Hardening, Carbonitriding, Annealing, Isothermal Annealing, Normalizing, Stress Relieving, Tempering

Types of Products:

Torsion Bars, Coil Springs, Leaf Springs, Rail Components, Automotive Components and Aerospace Components

Unique Features:

  • Modular design for flexibility and ease of maintenance
  • Front, bottom or side loading and unloading options
  • Air-cooled fans for atmosphere circulation
  • Hydraulic walking beam mechanism
  • Double seal plate solid bottom to assure uniform heating for the full length of the parts
  • Automatic load / unload systems available
  • Various quench systems available such as oil, water, polymer and molten salt
  • Available in a variety of control platforms providing total data monitoring, controlling, tracking and acquisition capability


AFC-Holcroft World Headquarters

49630 Pontiac Trail 
Wixom, MI 48393 USA 
Ph. 248-624-8191

AFC-Holcroft Europe

Plac Wolści 5 Mailbox 56
66-200 Świebodzin
Ph. +48 68 41 61 776


AFC-Holcroft Asian Operations

Unit 1912-1913, Founder Tower
No. 1122 Xin Jin Qiao Road
Pudong, Shanghai 201206, P. R. China
Ph. +86 21 5899 9100