No. 1044 Inert Atmosphere Bench Furnace Heat Treats

Originally titled 'Inert Atmosphere Bench Furnace Heat Treats'

Grieve Corp.’s No. 1044 is a 2000°F (1093°C), inert atmosphere bench furnace that includes a vertical lift door with gas spring counterbalance and inert atmosphere construction.

 

Grieve Corp.’s No. 1044 is a 2000°F (1093°C), inert atmosphere bench furnace used for heat treating. Workspace dimensions of this furnace measure 12” W × 18” D × 8” H. 6 kW are installed in nickel chrome wire coils supported by ceramic plates.

This bench furnace features 5” thick insulated walls comprised of 1” of 2600°F ceramic fiber and 1” of 2300°F ceramic fiber and 3” of 1900°F block insulation. Features include a vertical lift door with gas spring counterbalance and inert atmosphere construction, including a continuously welded outer shell, high temperature door gasket, sealed heater terminal boxes, inert atmosphere inlet and inert atmosphere outlet. Additional features include an inert atmosphere flow meter and normally closed solenoid valve on atmosphere inlet.

Controls on the bench furnace include a digital programming temperature controller and manual reset excess temperature controller with separate contactors.