Top Loading Furnaces
Oxy-Gon’s TC Series Top Loading Furnace is designed to provide years of continuous service while requiring a low investment cost.
Designed for use in industrial or laboratory heat treating, sintering and brazing applications, our top loading vacuum furnace is capable of high temperatures and high vacuum, giving you the versatility you need for various production or R&D applications. And because of its top-loading functionality, our customers with laboratory and industrial applications enjoy extremely convenient and unobtrusive loading and unloading of fixtures and workloads.
Our top loading furnace system is designed to meet your needs right out of the box, with a wide range of optional components and accessories available as well. The basic Top loading furnace system includes the furnace assembly, power supply, heat zone, evacuation system, and inert gas system.
Applications for our Hot Press Furnace Systems include:
Glass Processing Studies
Carbon Glass & Ceramic Composites
Custom Vacuum Furnace System Features
The furnace can be rated up to a maximum operating temperature of 2500° C (4,532° F) and will operate in vacuum, inert atmosphere, Nitrogen or Hydrogen.
Constructed of double walled, 304L stainless steel
Each component is electropolished for the highest vacuum quality
Ports are incorporated into the heat chamber for a sight window
Water-cooled power feedthroughs
Graphite or refractory metal heating elements
Numerous available power supplies
Programmable process temperature controller
Separate over temperature limiter
Available recorders and data logging devices
Sensors available include thermocouple, optical pyrometers, and power transducers
Why Choose Oxy-Gon as Your High-Temperature Partner?
"Oxy-Gon has been an indispensable partner in our business. They worked very closely with us to provide an equipment solution that met our process needs, as well as our budget. Also, their response to questions regarding their equipment has been very accommodating. We’ve always been able to speak with a knowledgeable person right out of the gate, who has been able to quickly answer our questions. I would happily recommend this company to any customer in search of a high-quality, well supported piece of equipment."
G.D. , Chief Operating Officer
J.L. , PhD & Chief Technology Officer
"Quick replies to questions and great customer service is what first attracted us to Oxy-Gon, but their deep understanding of high-temp processing is what helped us pull the trigger on a furnace. Our relationship with Oxy-Gon has been and continues to be instrumental in moving our business forward."
H.S. , PhD, President & CEO
“Oxy-Gon did an outstanding job with the installation of our high temperature furnace. Their professionalism and thoroughness are greatly appreciated. We will be able to generate some exciting research results from our Oxy-Gon furnace.”
K.L., Ph.D. & Professor