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Quench & Temper
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Quench & Temper

Marquenching/Martempering is an isothermal heat treatment that is used to reduce internal stresses and cracking produced during quenching.  This is achieved by quenching the steel in a hot oil  that will delay the cooling time and allow the temperature to equalize through the part.  This process is  most commonly used on parts with complex design as it will minimize distortion and reduce residual stresses.

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Quench & Temper Capabilities

Batch Hardening Furnaces Temperature Range
1450-1850 ºF
Batch Tempering Furnaces Temperature Range
300-1200 ºF
Batch Furnaces Gross Weight Capacity
1000 lb
Oil Quench Temperature Range
250-300 ºF
Equipment List
Integral Quench Furnace
Alloy Steels
Carbon Steel
Low Carbon Steel
Stainless Steel
Batch Furnace Maximum Length
48 in
Batch Furnace Maximum Width
30 in
Batch Furnace Maximum Height
24 in
Industries Served
Off-Road Equipment
QC Process
AMS 2750E
MIL-H 6875H
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