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High Frequency "Nose-Tilt Furnace"
Melting System

Compact and light weight solid state high frequency induction system
for melting precious metals such as gold, silver or platinum,
or for melting ferrous and non-ferrous metals
(see "Metals" chart below)

Standard Features and AccessoriesITC Nost tilt melting furnace system

  • System includes:
  • Operates from a 360 to 520 Volts, 3 Phase, 50 or 60 Hertz electrical source
  • Power Supply has a user friendly front panel programmable controller with numerous features and safety interlocks
  • Nose-Tilt Furnace uses foot operated 80-100 PSI air-over-oil hydraulic tilting for smooth, effortless pouring
  • For use with machine graphite, clay graphite, silicon carbide or ceramic crucibles
  • System requires less than 8 GPM of clean cooling water at 70-90° Fahrenheit

Optional Accessories

  • Two-position furnace transfer switch for alternate operation of two furnaces. Furnace transfer switch is encased in a steel frame enclosure with glastic side panels for easy access and maintenance. Furnace Transfer switch enclosure is pictured above, located below power supply.
  • Compact closed-loop water "Chiller" or Water Saver Tank designed to eliminate excess water consumption and reduce water usage cost. These water cooling solutions are perfect for indoor use or for installation in small, tight spaces.

Furnace Diagram

Furnace Specifications (inches)

Furnace Capacity
(steel)

5 lbs. 12 lbs. 17 lbs. 30 lbs.
Furnace Capacity (cubic in.) 32 62 82 176
A 12¼ 12¼ 12¼ 12¼
B 14½ 14½ 14½ 14½
C 7 1/8
D 10¾ 10¾ 10¾ 10¾
E 5
F 33 1/8
G 6 7 8
Box Width 12¾ 12¾ 12¾ 12¾

 

Melting precious metals

 

Metals
Metal Melt Temperature (Fahrenheit) lbs. / cu. in.
Gold 1945° .697
Silver 1760° .379
Aluminum 1220° .100
Copper 1981° .320
Platinum 3221° .775
Nickel 2646° .321
Zinc 786° .258
Steel 2516° .283

 

 

ITC nose tilt high frequency industion system

Power Supply Specifications

Output Power 10 kW 15 kW 30 kW 45 kW
5-15 kHz
Input Power 12 kVA 17 kVA 35 kVA 52 kVA
50 / 60 Hertz
360 - 520 Volts
3 Phase
Power Supply Dimensions 17" Wide (L-R) 17" Wide (L-R)
25" Deep (F-B) 29" Deep (F-B)
18" High 30" High
Approximate Weight 60 lbs. 90 lbs.
Water Pressure Differential (Range) 2.8-5.6 Bar
(40-80 lb/in²)
Maximum Water Temperature 95° F

 


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