Surface Combustion Installs Quench Furnace in Mexico
January 24, 2002
Surface Combustion Inc., Maumee, Ohio, completed installation of a Super Allcase batch integral quench furnace line with companion equipment for a major truck component manufacturer. The equipment is installed at a new manufacturing plant in Mexico. The AllcaseR furnace is a batch-type atmosphere furnace equipped with recuperative gas-fired radiant tube heating. A System #1 fully-automated mechanical rear handling transfer mechanism is provided for internal motions between the heating chamber, vestibule and the top cool chamber or oil quench tank. In addition, the quench system includes a high-capacity agitation system and a quench oil filtration system. The furnace line can process materials in the range of 1500 to 1800F.