G-M Preparing to Ship Furnace
G-M Enterprises (Corona, Calif.) is getting ready to ship a G-M Model HVF 501-SFQ 6-bar horizontal-loading vacuum furnace. The furnace has a free work area of 42 inches wide x 42 inches high x 60 inches long and is equipped with two complete pumping systems - each with a 35-inch Varian diffusion pump.
This HVF 501-SFQ has a WONDERWARE computer control system. Its hot-zone construction utilizes a .025-inch-thick molybdenum hot face with a 2-inch Saffil ceramic insulation and wide-band "ML" lanthanum molybdenum heating elements with G-M's patented 2-point positive heating element support. This furnace will be used for the processing of aircraft engine parts and land-based turbine components.