Thermaltek designs and manufactures custom high temperature furnaces and heating equipment for ceramic and glass applications such as sintering, de-binding, high temperature firing, rapid heating, crystal growing, fiber drawing, and glass annealing. 

Features of custom heating equipment:

  • Operating temperatures up to 1800° C
  • Low thermal mass ceramic fiber insulation or insulating firebrick
  • Simple or complex integrated control systems
  • Industrial grade rugged steel frame construction
  • Air or protective atmosphere
  • Low pressure or vacuum
  • Firing Chamber sized to suit specific application

Products for the ceramic and glass industries include:

  • Elevator Kilns
  • Ceramic Kilns
  • Front Loading Box Furnaces
  • Top Hat/Bell Furnaces
  • Lab Kilns
  • Thermal Cycling Furnaces
  • Low Pressure Furnaces
  • Ovens
Hatkiln

1700C Top Hat Kiln

Bell_Annealing

1600F Bell Annealing Furnace

Annealing

Bell Annealing Furnace Control System

Loading

Front Loading Box Furnaces 1600F (Working Volume, 12 Cubic Feet)

Vertical_tube

1550F Vertical Split-Tube Furnace System

Ceramics

1550F Vertical Split-Tube Furnace System

Electric

1500F Electric Rotary Kiln 54’ Long, 9’ Diam.

Multizone

1700C Multi Zone Elevator Kiln

Top_hat

1700C Top Hat Kiln - Working Volume - 27 Cubic Feet

Multizone

Multi Zone 1600C Sintering Furnace

Multizone Elev

Multi Zone Elevator Kiln For High Temperature Sintering 1600C

Ceramic

Elevator kiln for sintering ceramic tiles in pure oxygen to 1650 °C. 6 zones of control, heated with Kanthal Super elements.

Ceramic

Elevator kiln for sintering ceramic parts. System includes air pre-heat, forced air cooling and automatic exhaust with three zones for very tight control of the temperature profile.

ceramic

Elevator kiln for sintering ceramic components. An external air pre-heater assists in the de-binding process and helps maintain a closely controlled ramp up. Forced air cooling insures a controlled cool down.

Ceramic

Elevator kiln for firing to 1500 °C. Working dimensions 40” square x 24” high with a mobile cart for easy loading of parts.

Ceramic

Elevator Kilns for dielectric capacitors, firing to 1350 °C. Working dimensions 16” high x 17” diameter. Furnace bases are on removable mobile carts for easy loading. Furnace lining is removable for ease of maintenance.

Ceramic

Elevator kiln for melting specialty glasses to 1700 °C. An automated motorized drive assembly rotates sample parts in the glass during operation.

Ceramic

Vertical and horizontal split tube laboratory test furnaces, custom designed with cycle counting and air cooling.

Ceramic

Gas fired car bottom furnace, Capacity: 250 cubic feet. Rated up to 2400 °F.

Ceramic

Front Loading Box Furnace with coiled heating elements for use to 1300°C.

Ceramic

Electric heating chamber for rotary kiln, 168 kW, 1800 °F operating temperature, 48” diameter x 15ft long chamber.

Ceramic

Elevator Kiln for firing high alumina ceramic parts to 1700 °C. Control system including circular chart recorder.

Ceramic

350F Porcelain enamel drying system. 35 feet long x 9 feet wide with re-circulating hot air.

Ceramic

Elevator Kiln for firing high alumina ceramic parts to 1700 °C. Control system including strip chart recorder.

Ceramic

Electrically heated Car Bottom Furnace with re-circulating fan in roof, heated with metallic coils mounted on the sidewalls.

Ceramic

ceramic

Ceramic

Multi-zoned split tube furnace, up to 1000 °C operating temperature.

Ceramic

Pit Furance with R.O.B. Elements Pit furnace with R.O.B. elements in the walls and coils in the floor.

Ceramic

High power heating element system for glass tempering oven.

Ceramic

Cast Refractory Panels for platen heater system

Ceramic

Vertical de-oxidation furnace, for use to 1300 °C, heated with silicon carbide elements. Vessel pressure rated for 150 P.S.I.