Aerospace Supplier Orders Horizontal Quench Furnace
Wisconsin Oven Corp. shipped an electrically heated horizontal quench system to an aerospace supplier. The system will be used to solution heat treat and rapidly quench a variety of aluminum parts. The furnace has a maximum temperature rating of 1250°F and a work chamber measuring 6 feet wide x 2 feet high x 4 feet long. It is electrically heated with 144 kW of heat input and SCR power control. The recirculation system utilizes a 15,000-CFM blower with combination airflow design to maximize temperature uniformity. The system features guaranteed temperature uniformity (+/-5°F at 870°F and 1000°F), and it meets the requirements of AMS 2750E Class 1.