Vacuum Furnace Manufacturer Publishes Booklets
Solar Manufacturing released two helpful booklets for companies operating vacuum furnaces. They are available both on the company’s website and in printed format.
“Important Considerations When Purchasing a Vacuum Furnace” shares practical insights from 11 areas critical to the purchase of a vacuum furnace. These areas include hot-zone work area, load capacity and insulating materials; temperature range; vacuum level and system components; furnace chamber design; gas cooling system, electrical power supply and controls; and more.
“Important Considerations in Selecting a Vacuum Furnace Water Cooling System” covers the components on a vacuum furnace that may need to be water cooled; the different type of water cooling systems available on the market and the advantages and disadvantages of each; and pretreatments that are necessary or advisable with each type of cooling system.