VAC AERO sold a vacuum furnace to a U.S.-based manufacturer of components for the aerospace industry. The vertical, bottom-loading furnace utilizes 2-bar gas quenching and features a 54-inch-diameter x 48-inch-high graphite hot zone with a 2,500-pound load capacity. The furnace, which will be used to increase the company’s heat-treating capacity to meet high demand for heat-treated work, is capable of meeting applicable AMS 2750E requirements. It is equipped with VAC AERO’s advanced Honeywell HC900 interactive hybrid control package with SCADA complete network-integration capabilities and remote monitoring and control.