No. 856 from Grieve Corporation (Round Lake, IL) is a 500°F (260°C), special universal oven from Grieve, currently used for curing composite parts in vacuum bags at the customer’s facility. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 42” W x 40” D x 50” H. 48 KW are installed in Incoloy sheathed tubular heating elements, while a 4200 CFM, 3-HP recirculating blower provides universal airflow to the workload. Additional features include:
- 4” thick insulated walls and Type 430 stainless steel interior.
- An integral leg stand and 4 (four) levels of 2 (two) 3/8” NPT pipe ports connected to common manifold.
- A vacuum gauge and ball valve on each port.
Controls on the #856 include a digital, microprocessor based, thermocouple actuated, indicating temperature controller, motor control push buttons, an on-off heat switch and LED pilot lights.