Pit Furnace

Single Layer System for Large Loads

Flexible Heat Treatment for Large Gears (EZ Lynks™)

Single Layer System for Large Loads

Metallurgical Processes:

Carburizing, Carbonitriding, Neutral Hardening, Ferritic Nitrocarburizing, Normalizing, Annealing, Spheroidize Annealing and Stress Relieving

Types of Products:

Wind Turbine Gears, Heavy Machinery Components, Aircraft Components, Marine Transmission Components, Shafts, Bearing Components, Large Castings & Forgings and Precision Machined Components

Unique Features:
  • Available stock sizes:
  1. 84”x 84”x 36” (2.1m x 2.1m x 0.9m)
  2. 84”x 84”x 72” (2.1m x 2.1m x 1.8m)
  3. 15,000 lb (6800 kg) load capacity
  • Excellent temperature uniformity
  • Proven technology
  • Gas or electric options
  • Requires only 18’-6” (5.6 m) maximum ceiling height
  • No floor pits required
  • Rotating transfer shuttle eliminates the need for overhead bridge cranes
  • Low fixture weight and costs compared to pit furnaces
  • Quench enclosure with roll-up door to protect the environment from flames
  • Quench elevator to provide consistent lowering motion
  • Reduced quench related distortion with recipe specific fluid flow resulting in a reduction of post heat treat grinding
  • Flexible quench media solutions
  • Production flexibility for small or large loads
  • Available in a variety of control platforms providing total data monitoring, controlling, tracking and acquisition capability
  • Some of the available options include:
  1. Temper furnace
  2. Washer