Ipsen sold an atmosphere furnace, temper, washer, loader, endo generator and load table to a commercial heat treater in the Midwest. This batch atmosphere furnace will be used for several processes, including carburizing, neutral hardening and carbonitriding. It will help the company increase its capabilities and product offerings. The furnace has a 36- x 48- x 38-inch load size with a 3,500-pound load capacity. It operates at temperatures of 1450-1800°F (788-985°C) and has a quench-oil capacity of 3,500 gallons. Featuring variable-speed quench agitation, users are able to achieve and maintain better quenching control, which results in minimized distortion and high part quality.