Hand-Tool Manufacturer Orders Induction Billet-Heating System
July 9, 2010
Inductoheat Inc. designed, manufactured and shipped a Uniforge® induction billet-heating system to a leading manufacturer of hand tools. This machine was designed specifically for heating carbon-steel billets for a #8 die forger. This system is designed to heat 0.50-inch to 0.875-inch-diameter x 13-inch-long billets to 2250°F at a nominal rate of 250 pcs/hour. A STATIPOWER® SP12 induction power supply provides 100 kW, 30 kHz for this application.