ALD-Dynatech installed its second low-pressure carburizing (LPC) vacuum furnace with oil quench at Jata Auto Ancillarys’ manufacturing plant in Chennai, India. The multi-purpose DualTherm® offers the same variety of technical processes and part quality as a traditional sealed-quench furnace but with shorter and more environmentally friendly cycle times. The furnace has an effective hot-zone size of 600 x 750 x 1,000 mm (24 x 30 x 40 inches) with a load capacity of 1,000 kg (2,200 pounds) and an operational temperature range of 150-1050°C (300-1922°F). It also includes an advanced PLC/HMI control system. Jata Auto Ancillarys’ was the first company to introduce vacuum carburizing to the automobile industry in Chennai.