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Ceramic & Glass Industries

Thermaltek designs and manufactures custom high temperature furnaces and heating equipment for ceramic and glass applications such as sintering, de-binding, high temperature firing, rapid heating, crystal growing, fiber drawing, and glass annealing.

Features of custom heating equipment:

  • Operating temperatures up to 1800° C
  • Low thermal mass ceramic fiber insulation or insulating firebrick
  • Simple or complex integrated control systems
  • Industrial grade rugged steel frame construction
  • Air or protective atmosphere
  • Low pressure or vacuum
  • Firing Chamber sized to suit specific application

Products for the ceramic and glass industries include:

  • Elevator Kilns
  • Ceramic Kilns
  • Front Loading Box Furnaces
  • Top Hat/Bell Furnaces
  • Lab Kilns
  • Thermal Cycling Furnaces
  • Low Pressure Furnaces
  • High Temperature Kilns
  • Ovens
1700C Top Hat Kiln(Working Volume, 12 Cubic Feet)
1700C Top Hat Kiln
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1600F Bell Annealing Furnace
Front Loading Box Furnaces 1600F 
(Working Volume, 12 Cubic Feet)
Bell Annealing Furnace Control System
Front Loading Box Furnaces 1600F 
(Working Volume, 12 Cubic Feet)
Front Loading Box Furnaces 1600F
(Working Volume, 12 Cubic Feet)
1550C Dual Vertical Split-Tube Furnace System
1550F Vertical Split-Tube Furnace System
1550C Dual Vertical Split-Tube Furnace System
1550F Vertical Split-Tube Furnace System
1500F  Electric Rotary Kiln 54’ Long, 9’ Diameter
1500F Electric Rotary Kiln 54’ Long, 9’ Diam.
1700C Multi Zone Elevator Kiln
1700C Multi Zone Elevator Kiln
1700C Top Hat Kiln - Working Volume - 27 Cubic Feet
1700C Top Hat Kiln - Working Volume - 27 Cubic Feet
Multi Zone 1600C Sintering Furnace
Multi Zone 1600C Sintering Furnace
Multi Zone Elevator Kiln For High Temperature Sintering 1600C
Multi Zone Elevator Kiln For High Temperature Sintering 1600C

Elevator Kiln for Sintering Ceramic Tiles

Elevator kiln for sintering ceramic tiles in pure oxygen to 1650 °C. 6 zones of control, heated with Kanthal Super elements.

Elevator Kiln for Sintering Ceramic Parts

Elevator kiln for sintering ceramic parts. System includes air pre-heat, forced air cooling and automatic exhaust with three zones for very tight control of the temperature profile.

Elevator Kiln for Sintering Ceramic Components

Elevator kiln for sintering ceramic components. An external air pre-heater assists in the de-binding process and helps maintain a closely controlled ramp up. Forced air cooling insures a controlled cool down.

Elevator Kiln with Mobile Cart

Elevator kiln for firing to 1500 °C. Working dimensions 40” square x 24” high with a mobile cart for easy loading of parts.

Elevator Kilns for Dielectric Capacitors

Elevator Kilns for Dielectric Capacitors

Elevator Kilns for dielectric capacitors, firing to 1350 °C. Working dimensions 16” high x 17” diameter. Furnace bases are on removable mobile carts for easy loading. Furnace lining is removable for ease of maintenance.

Elevator Kiln for Melting Specialty Glasses

Elevator kiln for melting specialty glasses to 1700 °C. An automated motorized drive assembly rotates sample parts in the glass during operation.

Vertical De-Oxidation Furnace

Vertical de-oxidation furnace, for use to 1300 °C, heated with silicon carbide elements. Vessel pressure rated for 150 P.S.I.

Horizontal Split Tube Test Furnace

Vertical Split Tube Test Furnace

Vertical and horizontal split tube laboratory test furnaces, custom designed with cycle counting and air cooling.

Car Bottom Furnace, Gas Fired

Gas fired car bottom furnace, Capacity: 250 cubic feet. Rated up to 2400 °F.

Front Loading Box Furnace

Front Loading Box Furnace with coiled heating elements for use to 1300°C.

Electric Heating Chamber Rotary Kiln

Electric heating chamber for rotary kiln, 168 kW, 1800 °F operating temperature, 48” diameter x 15ft long chamber.

Elevator Kiln for Firing High Alumina Ceramic Parts

Elevator Kiln for firing high alumina ceramic parts to 1700 °C. Control system including circular chart recorder.

Electric Heating Chamber Rotary Kiln

350F Porcelain enamel drying system. 35 feet long x 9 feet wide with re-circulating hot air.

Elevator Kiln for Firing High Alumina Ceramic Parts

Elevator Kiln for firing high alumina ceramic parts to 1700 °C. Control system including strip chart recorder.

Electrically Heated Car Bottom Furnace

Electrically Heated Car Bottom Furnace

Electrically heated Car Bottom Furnace with re-circulating fan in roof, heated with metallic coils mounted on the sidewalls.

Insulated Gas Burner Combustion Chamber

Insulated gas burner combustion chamber.

Multi-zoned Split Tube Furnace

Multi-zoned split tube furnace, up to 1000 °C operating temperature.

Pit Furance with R.O.B. Elements

Pit Furance with R.O.B. Elements

Pit furnace with R.O.B. elements in the walls and coils in the floor.

 

 

High Power Heating Element System

High power heating element system for glass tempering oven.

Cast Refractory Panels

Cast Refractory Panels for platen heater system

 

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