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AVS-Pillar Casting Furnace

Location Dow 2231
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Sahar Farjami

Quantity
1

Description

Open-air melt furnace with hydraulic legs for casting. Crucible can accommodate up to 50 lbs of metal. Usage is reserved for MSE 360/365.

Specifications

Power supply: MK25 CG, 50 kW, 10 kHz

Rammed lining for aluminum: Alumina

Crucible: Clay graphite

Melt temperature for aluminum: 1400°F

Melt rate for aluminum: 4 lb/hr per kW of applied power

Manual pour operation

Water-cooled power leads

Furnace size: 50 lb (23 kg)



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