No. 985 is used to heat the end of an aluminum rod at a user’s facility. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 36 x 36 x 36” and 18 kW are installed in Incoloy-sheathed tubular elements to heat the oven chamber. A 600 cfm, 0.5-hp recirculating blower provides front-to-rear universal airflow to the workload. The 850°F (454°C) electrically heated universal-style oven has 6” insulated walls; aluminized steel exterior; Type 304, 2B finish stainless steel interior; single front door with five 3” diameter ports and two 6” diameter ports equipped with slide dampers; an 8 x 10” Pyrex/Vycor viewing window; and interior oven light.
Controls include a digital programming temperature controller, manual-reset excess-temperature controller with separate contactors and recirculating airflow safety switch.