Vacuum Heat Treatments for Steel
Summitglow Ltd. has over fifteen years’ experience in providing Vacuum heat treatment to a wide range of different industries.
The range of heat treatments provided by this method include: Hardening & Tempering, Annealing, Ageing, Solution treating and Precipitation hardening
This method provides for a completely clean component after heat treatment with minimum levels of distortion and movement.
The control of the process is by programmable technologies, controlling both the furnace temperature with several thermocouples and the actual temperature of the work being treated.
Details of our facility are as follows:
Temperature range: 500-1300oC
Quench: Up to 6 Bar absolute inert gas quench
- Max height: 600mm
- Max Width: 600mm
- Max length: 900mm
Suitable for all High Speed Steels e.g. M2, M42; a wide range of Tool Steels such as D2, D3, A2, all “H” grade steels and other steels within this hardening range including many Stainless steels such as 420, 440B, 440C and 17/4PH.