Solar Manufacturing (Telford, Pa.; shipped a horizontal vacuum furnace to OC Tanner Co. (Salt Lake City, Utah), a provider of employee recognition solutions. The furnace, which has a maximum operating temperature of 2500ºF and a load capacity of 500 pounds, was purchased to heat treat tool steel dies. In addition, Solar Manufacturing shipped a car-bottom furnace that supports a 50,000-lb workload to Solar Atmospheres (Hermitage, Pa.) in April 2006. This furnace is rated for 2650ºF and incorporates the SolarVac 3000 interactive control system.