Vacuum Furnace Systems (VFS) Corp. (Souderton, Pa.) sold a vacuum furnace to a customer in the Pacific Northwest area.

Vacuum Furnace Systems (VFS) Corp. (Souderton, Pa.; www.vfscorp.com) sold a vacuum furnace to a customer in the Pacific Northwest area. The furnace order, valued at more than $1 MM, was placed in September and is scheduled to be delivered in February 2005. This is the first VFS furnace to be sold to this customer. The furnace is a vertical loading configuration, VFS Model VEQ-8036 with an all-metal hot zone 72 in. in diameter and 36 in. high, with segmented ribbed molybdenum heating elements capable of heating to 3000F. The programmer/controller is the VFS CompuVac interactive touch-screen workstation.