This article discusses two different ways that infrared (IR) heating can be used. One is a high-heat process requiring preheating of the tools/dies, and the other is a lower-temperature process where IR is cleaner and more efficient. Can infrared be used in your process to improve energy efficiency?
Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI) achieved qualification for its premium-titanium products used in jet-engine rotating parts made using premium-quality (PQ) titanium sponge from ATI’s Rowley, Utah, facility.
Check out the February 2021 issue of FORGE, featuring our cover story on the "Nucor Steel's SBQ Program", "Back to the Future: Revisiting AM Predictions from 2012", "Pulse-Plasma Nitriding Improves Forging-Die Performance", and much more.