Thermal Technology Inc.'s laboratory and Pressmaster uniaxial hot
press systems are designed for simultaneous application of high
temperatures and high pressures. Primary applications include
densification of powdered ceramics and metals, diffusion bonding of
solid components and processing of fibrous composites. Each hot press
is supplied as a complete system. Systems are available for press
capacities to 200 tons and temperatures to 2500C. Available options
include load cells, hot ejection, high vacuum systems,
interchangeable hot zones, data acquisition systems and programmable
simultaneous temperature/pressure control.
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