Modine Manufacturing Buys 16th VFS Vacuum Furnace
July 26, 2004
Vacuum Furnace Systems (VFS) Corp. (Souderton, Pa.; www.vfscorp.com) sold a vacuum furnace to Modine Manufacturing for its Joplin, Mo., plant. The furnace order was placed in June and will be delivered in November. It is the sixteenth VFS furnace sold to Modine Manufacturing. The furnace will be used to vacuum braze oil and charge-air coolers for use in trucks, agricultural vehicles and lift trucks. The furnace is a 2-bar external quench with GraForm curved graphite heating elements and VFS' CompuVac touchscreen workstation.