Ambrell installed an EKOHEAT 65-kW/100-kHz induction heating system for a leading fastener manufacturer. The system enables the client to hot form Waspalloy nuts at a rate of over 3,000 per hour. The manufacturer requireda complete solution that could measure and record temperature information using an optical pyrometer. This is due to aerospace companies requiring suppliers to provide temperature data for quality-control purposes to ensure safety. Ambrell supplied the EKOHEAT, workhead, coil, chiller, controller, eVIEW induction heating software, data-acquisition unit, optical pyrometer and start-up assistance.
Fastener Manufacturer Orders Induction Heating System
January 21, 2013