Pit Furnace

pit furnace

[′pit ‚fər·nəs]
(metallurgy)
A low-temperature furnace in which steel is tempered.

Pit Furnace

 

a compartment furnace used in machine building for the heat treatment of large metal items. Pit furnaces may be round, square, or rectangular and are covered by a detachable, expanding, or movable roof. Loading and unloading operations are performed by means of a bridge crane.

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