Project: Drop Bottom Furnace
Industry: Aerospace
Location: Vista, CA

Capabilities Applied/Processes:

  • Design and Build Fabrication
  • 3D Modeling
  • Air Profile Modeling
    Uniformity Design
  • Fluid Profile Modeling

CHE Furnaces was tasked with creating a specialized Drop Bottom Furnace tailored for the aerospace industry. This furnace plays a pivotal role in the production of aircraft assemblies using aluminum. Our goal was to devise a heat treatment solution with an incredibly swift seven-second quench time.

The features of this furnace include indirect fired tube burners, a pneumatic hoist for efficient handling, and a quench tank system. It operates within a temperature range of 425 to 1100 °F. The entire system was meticulously designed, fabricated, and assembled on-site at our cutting-edge facility, employing the expertise of AWS-certified welders.

It’s important to note that our system adheres rigorously to industry standards, meeting the specifications of AMS 2750 E, BAC5621, BAC5602, GAMPS5108, and AMS 2770 J for aerospace heat treating equipment. To guarantee quality and integrity, we conducted a comprehensive in-process temperature uniformity survey.

Remarkably, we achieved this project’s turnaround in just 12 weeks, with installation completed in Vista, CA. If you’re interested in learning more about this cost-effective custom drop bottom furnace or exploring our diverse design and manufacturing capabilities, please refer to the details below or reach out to us directly. Your aerospace heating needs are our expertise.

Project: Drop Bottom Furnace
Industry: Aerospace
Location: Vista, CA

Capabilities Applied/Processes:

  • Design and Build Fabrication
  • 3D Modeling
  • Air Profile Modeling
    Uniformity Design
  • Fluid Profile Modeling

CHE Furnaces was tasked with creating a specialized Drop Bottom Furnace tailored for the aerospace industry. This furnace plays a pivotal role in the production of aircraft assemblies using aluminum. Our goal was to devise a heat treatment solution with an incredibly swift seven-second quench time.

The features of this furnace include indirect fired tube burners, a pneumatic hoist for efficient handling, and a quench tank system. It operates within a temperature range of 425 to 1100 °F. The entire system was meticulously designed, fabricated, and assembled on-site at our cutting-edge facility, employing the expertise of AWS-certified welders.

It’s important to note that our system adheres rigorously to industry standards, meeting the specifications of AMS 2750 E, BAC5621, BAC5602, GAMPS5108, and AMS 2770 J for aerospace heat treating equipment. To guarantee quality and integrity, we conducted a comprehensive in-process temperature uniformity survey.

Remarkably, we achieved this project’s turnaround in just 12 weeks, with installation completed in Vista, CA. If you’re interested in learning more about this cost-effective custom drop bottom furnace or exploring our diverse design and manufacturing capabilities, please refer to the details below or reach out to us directly. Your aerospace heating needs are our expertise.

Overall Furnace Dimensions

6′ X 8′ X 24′ Basket

Temperature Range

425-1100 °F

Heating System

Indirect Fired Tube Burners

Components

Pneumatic Hoist, Quench Tank System, In Process Testing/Inspection Performed, Temperature Uniformity Survey

Delivery/Turnaround Time

12 weeks

Standards Met

AMS 2750 E, BAC5621, BAC5602, GAMPS5108 and AMS 2770 J

Project: Drop Bottom Furnace
Industry: Aerospace
Location: Mexicali, Mexico

Capabilities Applied/Processes:

  • Design and Build Fabrication,
  • 3D Modeling
  • Air Profile Modeling Uniformity Design 
  • Fluid Profile Modeling

CHE Furnaces was honored to undertake the design and fabrication of a specialized Drop Bottom Furnace tailored for the aerospace industry, with a specific focus on manufacturing aircraft assemblies from aluminum. The primary objective of this system was to provide an efficient heat treatment solution for aluminum airplane skins, boasting an impressive seven-second quench time.

The furnace was equipped with advanced coiled heating elements for precise and uniform heating, a pneumatic hoist for seamless handling, and a meticulously designed quench tank system. It operates within an optimal temperature range of 425 to 1100 °F. What sets this project apart is that the entire system, from inception to completion, was expertly crafted onsite at our state-of-the-art facility, skillfully assembled by our AWS certified welders.

In strict adherence to industry standards, our system complies with AMS 2750 E, BAC5621, BAC5602, GAMPS5108, and AMS 2770 J requirements for aerospace heat treating equipment. We left no stone unturned in our commitment to quality and integrity, conducting a thorough in-process temperature uniformity survey.

The results speak for themselves: our customer reported a significantly higher level of satisfaction with the reliability and temperature uniformity of this furnace compared to their previous experiences with other units.

Notably, we accomplished this project within a remarkable 14-week timeframe, with the installation taking place in Mexicali, Mexico. If you’re interested in delving further into the details of this cost-effective custom drop bottom furnace or exploring our wide-ranging design and manufacturing capabilities, please refer to the information below or reach out to us directly. At CHE Furnaces, we’re dedicated to meeting your aerospace heating needs with precision and expertise.

Overall Furnace Dimensions

5’ X 5’ X 14’ Basket

Temperature Range

425-1100 °F

Heating System

Electric Coiled Elements

Components

Pneumatic Hoist, Double Tank System, In Process Testing/Inspection Performed, Temperature Uniformity Survey

Delivery/Turnaround Time

14 weeks

Standards Met

AMS 2750 E, BAC5621, BAC5602, GAMPS5108 & AMS 2770 J

Project: Shaker Furnace
Industry: Aerospace
Location: Paris, France

Capabilities Applied/Processes:

  • Design and Build Fabrication
  • 3D Modeling
  • Thermal Profile Modeling
  • Uniformity Design 
  • Material Handling

At CHE Furnaces, we were entrusted with a significant project in response to the needs of the aerospace industry: the design and manufacturing of a cutting-edge Shaker Furnace. This specialized furnace was destined for the production of aircraft rivets made from titanium, a critical component of aerospace manufacturing. Our mission was clear: to engineer a furnace that could deliver precise atmospheric purged heat treatment for titanium rivets, coupled with a state-of-the-art fresh water cooled quench tank system. The result was a highly efficient system equipped with several advanced features:

Rod Over Bend Heating Elements: These elements were strategically chosen to ensure consistent and precise heating, critical for the quality of aerospace components. High Vacuum Pump: Essential for maintaining the controlled environment required for the heat treatment process. RA 330 Retort Assembly: A specialized assembly designed to meet the unique demands of aerospace heat treatment.

Quench Tank System: Featuring a wide operating temperature range, from 1750 to 1900 °F, allowing for flexibility in the heat treatment process. The entire system, from conception to realization, was meticulously designed, fabricated, and assembled onsite at our Anaheim, CA facility, utilizing the expertise of our AWS certified welders.

In terms of industry compliance, rest assured that our system adheres rigorously to the stringent standards set forth by the aerospace sector. Specifically, we meet the requirements of AMS 2750 E and AMS 2770 J for aerospace heat treating equipment. Our unwavering commitment to quality was further underscored by a comprehensive in-process temperature uniformity survey.

The results are impressive. This custom Shaker Furnace not only meets but exceeds industry expectations, offering a cost-effective solution that ensures the integrity and quality of titanium rivets used in aerospace manufacturing. Should you seek more information about this innovative furnace or wish to explore our broader spectrum of design and manufacturing capabilities, please refer to the details below or reach out to us directly. At CHE Furnaces, we’re dedicated to providing solutions that meet the unique needs of the aerospace industry.

Location

Paris, France

Temperature Range

1750-1900 °F

Heating System

Rod-Over Bend Elements

Components

Pneumatic Valves, RA 330 Retort, In Process Testing/Inspection Performed, Temperature Uniformity Survey

Delivery/Turnaround Time

18 weeks

Standards Met

AMS 2750 E and AMS 2770 J

Project: Drop Bottom Furnace
Industry: Aerospace
Location: Chihuahua, Mexico

Elevating Aerospace Manufacturing: The Pinnacle Drop Bottom Furnace by CHE Furnaces. At CHE Furnaces, we consider every project an opportunity to redefine excellence, and our latest endeavor exemplifies this commitment. We were entrusted with a prestigious project: the design and precision craftsmanship of a Drop Bottom Furnace, meticulously tailored for the aerospace industry. This remarkable furnace was destined to play a pivotal role in the manufacturing of aircraft assemblies from lightweight and resilient aluminum.

Our Vision: A Revolution in Aerospace Heat Treatment
Our mission was clear: to engineer a Drop Bottom Furnace that would not merely meet but redefine the rigorous standards of the aerospace industry. Our focus was on delivering a heat treatment solution that would set new benchmarks for aluminum airplane skins, all while achieving an impressive ten-second quench time.

The Pinnacle of Innovation: Key Features
Coiled Heating Elements: To ensure precise and uniform heating, we integrated advanced coiled heating elements, a vital component for maintaining the exceptional quality of aerospace components.
Electric Hoist: Ensuring ease of operation and impeccable safety, our furnace boasts a robust electric hoist, streamlining the loading and unloading process.
Quench Tank System: This system is engineered for excellence, featuring an expansive operating temperature range of 425 to 1100 °F, granting flexibility for diverse heat treatment processes.

Meticulously Crafted by AWS Certified Welders: The entire system, from concept to realization, was meticulously designed, fabricated, and assembled on-site at our state-of-the-art facility, located in Anaheim, California. The task was entrusted to our elite team of AWS certified welders, ensuring the highest levels of expertise and precision.

Redefining Industry Standards: Unwavering Excellence
At CHE Furnaces, we pride ourselves on not merely meeting industry standards but setting new precedents for excellence in aerospace heat treating equipment. Rigorous in-process temperature uniformity surveys were conducted to guarantee unparalleled quality and integrity. Our furnace operates within an impressive 25-degree survey range across all temperature settings, underlining our unwavering commitment to excellence.

A Testament to Satisfaction: Customer Success
Our customers’ satisfaction speaks volumes. They have reported a level of reliability and temperature uniformity with our furnace that surpasses their experiences with other units. This is a testament to our commitment to not only meet but exceed expectations.

The Future of Aerospace Manufacturing:
This cost-effective custom Drop Bottom Furnace isn’t just equipment; it’s a visionary solution poised to redefine the capabilities of the aerospace industry. It promises precision, reliability, and unparalleled quality in the aerospace heat treatment process.
Should you desire more information about this extraordinary Drop Bottom Furnace or wish to explore the comprehensive spectrum of design and manufacturing capabilities we offer, please refer to the details below or reach out to us directly. At CHE Furnaces, we’re dedicated to shaping the future of aerospace manufacturing.
For additional insights and inquiries, please consult the table below or contact us directly.

Overall Furnace Dimensions

6′ X 6′ X 8′ Basket

Temperature Range

425-1100 °F

Heating System

Electric Coiled Elements

Components

Electric Hoist, Double Tank System, In Process Testing/Inspection Performed, Temperature Uniformity Survey

Delivery/Turnaround Time

18 weeks

Standards Met

AMS 2750 E, BAC5621, BAC5602, GAMPS5108 and AMS 2770 J