Leybold Heraeus Vacuum Induction Furnace Vacuum Induction Furnace

Model: 
Vacuum Induction Furnace
Supplier: 

Vacuum Induction Furnaces (VIF) are developed for the processing of specialised and exotic alloys. It is used for refining high purity metals and alloys, as well as electrodes. The VIF operates in a hydrogen-argon atmosphere and at a minimum atmospheric pressure of 1E-6 mm Hg.

Category: 
Other - Vacuum Induction Furnace
Disciplines: 
Physical Metallurgy, Foundry Technology, Steel & Stainless Steel Technology
Location
Department: 
Physical Metallurgy Section, Advanced Materials Section
Mintek
200 Malibongwe Drive, Strijdom Park
Randburg
2125

Contact Person/s

Name: Dr. Jones Papo
Phone: +27 11-709-4489
Email: JonesP@mintek.co.za
Name: Mr. Chris Fletcher
Phone: +27 11-709-4489
Email: ChrisF@mintek.co.za
Estimated Cost and Availability
Internal: 
R600
Per Hour
External: 
R600
Per Hour
Private Sector: 
R1 000
Per Hour
Time Spent Researching: 
60%
Time Spent Teaching: 
10%
Time Spent Other: 
30%
Funding Information
Year of Acquisition: 
2009