Hot Isostatic Press used for Advanced manufacturing
Post author: mcam. Last update: 20/01/2016 at 4:06 pm by Anneliese Gillard.
Manufacturer: Avure, QIH-9. Installed 1993.
The QIH-9 Hot Isostatic Press uses a combination of up to 2000 degree celcius temperature and up to 3000 Bar pressure in a HIP furnace to improve material properties and manufacture component/parts.
Benefits of the QIH-9 Hot Isostatic Press
The unique combination of high pressure and high temperature make it possible to produce components/parts from encapsulated powders with substantially improved properties.
Technical features and specifications
2000oC Maximum Temperature
3000Bar Maximum Pressure
Graphite & Molybdenum Furnace’s
Maximum sample weight 35Kg
150mm dia X 300mm Capacity
20oC/min Heating & Cooling capacity (Subject to load)
All samples are processed using high purity Argon