A Horizontal, bench top gradient furnace system with 16 monitored zone. Typical temperature gradient is 10 -12°C/inch at 1400°C. Study the effects of temperature on ceramic properties of interest. As a liquidus furnace is useful for determining the maximum temperature at which crystallization will form in a glass, and a minimum temperature at which a glass can be held for extended periods of time without crystal formation and growth.
Can be operated according to ASTM C-829
- 1600°C Box furnace with 2.875 ID Alumina core tube
- Programmable process controller
- Alumina D-Tube hearth
- 9 Type "S" thermocouples spaced every 2 inches in the monitored zone
- 5KVA power transformer and 8 position temperature display meter.
- 240vac/220vac/208vac, 30amp, 50/60Hz
|Temperature Range||RT to 1,600°C|
|Furnace||Tube style, 16 inch heated zone|
|D-tube hearth||Alumina - 2.5 wide, 23 long|
|Thermocouple spacing||2 inches|
|Heating elements||Molybdenum Disilicide|
|Temperature Control||Honeywell UDC 3200 Process controller|
|Power Control||4-20ma / SCR|
|Total Gradient (minimum)||160 - 192°C|
|Heating/Cooling Rate||1 to 10°C/minute|
|Power requirements||208/240vac, 30amp, 50 or 60Hz|
|Furnace Dimensions||32 x 15 x 18 (82 x 38 x 46 cm)|
Controller Console: 17 x 14 x 5.5
Transformer: 15 x 9 x 10
Temperature Display: 10 x 8 x 4.5
|Shipping Weight/Dimensions||200 lbs. / 49 x 26 x 31 (1 carton on 1 pallet)|
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