Temperature uniformity study on Despatch Industries’ PN Series furnace exceeds company expectations
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. – July 13, 2014 - When Despatch Industries received an order from a longtime customer wanting a second PNF Inert Atmosphere Furnace for its beryllium copper aging process, a precondition of the order was that a test be performed to confirm that a uniformity of +/- 10°F at 1000°F could be maintained.
Next-Generation Split-Zone Oxidation Oven Promises to Lower the Cost of Carbon Fiber Production
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. July 7, 2015 – In today’s conventional carbonization lines, the oxidation process is assumed to consume the most energy, take up the largest footprint, and is the largest capital investment. Alternative production processes to conventional oxidation, such as “plasma,” and alternative precursors to traditional PAN-based precursor, are seen as the best path to the achieving lower cost carbon fiber, and have been receiving the most attention.
Ammunition manufacturer targets Despatch Industries for impact-sensitive primer drying process
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. May 27, 2015 – During manufacture, 22 caliber rimfire cases are filled with an impact-sensitive primer in a wet state so that the primer is stable. This primer then needs to be dried so it will detonate when the gun is fired. A continuous oven with two conveyors that carry pallets containing 300 casings every 8 seconds was requested.
High-performance clean process oven fulfills depyrogenation standards under new compounding pharmaceutical requirements
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. May 12, 2015 – As compounding pharmacists comply with tighter federal regulations enacted after the 2012 deadly fungal meningitis outbreak, a Florida pharmacist has discovered a clean process oven that is helping his compounding facility meet those higher depyrogenation safety standards.
Despatch Industries Honored with Gigawatt Golden Award at SNEC PV Power Expo
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, May 5, 2015 – Despatch Industries was selected to receive Top Ten Highlight’s Gigawatt Award at SNEC 2015 PV Power Expo. This is the fifth year that the SNEC organizing committee has presented the Top Ten Highlights Awards which recognize companies for advancement and innovation in solar technology.
Despatch Industries adds GS Electronic to Sales Team to Represent Germany and Austria
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, May 4, 2015 – Despatch Industries, a global leader in high performance industrial ovens and thermal processing technology has added GS Electronic GmbH to its sales representative team servicing Germany and Austria.
Despatch Industries Announces Upgrade to Popular Line of High Performance Benchtop Ovens
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, February 24, 2015 – The Despatch LAC Benchtop Oven has proven to be a reliable choice for demanding production and laboratory thermal processing applications. Due to the high demand for this oven, Despatch engineers were tasked with streamlining the manufacturing process for faster delivery and more consistent quality control. The oven now ships in three days or less and within a week if standard options are added.
Despatch Achieves Goal of Being Supplier to All of the Top Ten Producers of Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. January 16, 2015 – Despatch Industries has seen a rebound in firing fur-nace sales over the past year. A recent sale of 10 firing furnaces to a leading producer means that now every one of the top ten producers of crystalline solar cells have made purchases from Despatch. Manu-facturers who have endured the turmoil of the past few years and come out on top have turned to Des-patch technology to increase overall production, performance and profitability.
Despatch Announces Uniformity Test Results for
LAC2-18 Bench-top Oven Used to Cure Adhesives
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. January 13, 2015 –Despatch ovens are known for superior temperature uniformity which is critical to consistent product quality. Uniformity is confirmed using a nine-point test conducted in an empty oven after stabilization period. A second test with product loaded should also be conducted to ensure that the oven is delivering uniform heat to all parts.
Critical Uniformity Requirement for Contact Lens Curing Greatly Surpassed with Despatch Oven
Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. January 6, 2015 – To manufacture contact lenses, a monomer resin called “hydrogel” is injected into molds and heat-cured in an oven. The process polymerizes the hydrogel to produce hard, slightly flexible lenses. The lenses are then removed from the mold and transferred to a downstream hydration process.
Patrick O’Brien New VP/GM of Speedline Technologies, ITW Electronic Assembly Equipment Businesses
Franklin, Massachusetts, USA – Pat O’Brien, Vice President/General Manager of ITW Thermal Processing, will be taking the helm at Speedline Technologies effective January 1, 2015, it is announced today. Pat will succeed Scott Koizumi, who, after seven successful years as VP/General Manager of Speedline, is stepping up to assume new responsibilities as VP/General Manager in the ITW Food Equipment Group. ITW Food Equipment Group manufactures products for the foodservice and food retail industry.