annealing furnace

annealing furnace

[ə′nēl·iŋ ‚fər·nəs]
(engineering)
A furnace for annealing metals or glass. Also known as annealing oven.
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The cold rolled plates were held for 600 s in an annealing furnace which had an atmosphere mixed of [N.
Other phase-change temperature indicators include pellets (to be placed on or inside the piece--in an annealing furnace, for example), liquids (to be painted on the piece), and labels coated with temperature-indicating material (which are affixed to a component to measure temperature exposure).
Increasing the size of the radiant tube section of the line's annealing furnace, where the steel is given the required mechanical properties ahead of the zinc coating process, has enabled an increase in capacity of about 25% to 500,000 tonnes per year.
Typically, the dew-point required for optimum performance in an annealing furnace is between -70 and -50 C, depending on the type of metal being treated and the end results required.
The contract encompasses the mechanical equipment, including a skin-pass mill, the complete electrical equipment, automation, and the annealing furnace.
On basis of carried out scientific-technical investigations of heat conditions of the annealing furnaces a new furnace No 10 of production capacity more than 2000 t of annealed products per month was built, which brought production to the leading position on market of electrode products; complex of works for scientific support of rules of the annealing furnace operation were carried out; experimental campaigns were accompanied by computer monitoring of temperature fields, which made it possible to operatively trace adjustment procedure of commissioning of furnace No 10.
Carpenter installed a bell annealing furnace made by Ebner Furnaces Inc.
The galvanneal process, which forms a protective layer on steel sheet, involves dipping the steel in molten zinc followed by high-temperature treatment in an annealing furnace.
Any glass object which is blown, drawn or formed, must be placed in the annealing furnace for at least twenty-four hours to bring down the glass temperature gradually.
Since 2006, Poongsan and SEMATECH have partnered in tool and process development projects that have successfully demonstrated the technical merits of a high pressure annealing furnace.
Tenders invited for Design, manufacture, supply, installation, commissioning and performance demonstration of vertical(resistance heating & cold wall)vacuum annealing furnace for nfc-kota project
Hudson's tooling library, combined with its new manufacturing capabilities such in-house vacuum annealing furnace and continuous improvement programs, has literally cut customer leadtimes in half.