Grieve Corp.: High-Temperature Inert Atmosphere Furnace
January 3, 2002
The number 854 is a special high-temperature (2200F), electrically-heated, inert atmosphere floor furnace from Grieve Corp. The unit is currently used for various heat treating applications at a customer's facility. Workspace dimensions measure 24 x 48 x 24 in. high. The furnace features 9-in. insulated walls consisting of 4 1/2-in. thick 2600F firebrick, 2 1/1-in. thick 2300F firebrick and 2-in. thick insulation. A firebrick plate hearth is supported on firebrick piers, and an electrically-operated vertical lift door is provided with remote foot pedal control.