Heat-treating specialists adds another hot isostatic press (HIP)
A new hot isostatic press (HIP) is now available at Warsaw, Indiana-based Lake City Heat Treating Corp. The system, from Quintus Technologies in Vasteras, Sweden, is a newly designed modular system representing the third such press for Lake City.
These presses are recognized as the best HIP systems for advanced materials found in the demanding orthopedic and aerospace industries.
The press features a work zone of 23.62” diameter and 70.87” in height and operating temperature of 2,552°F with a pressure of 30,000psi. It is also equipped with Uniform Rapid Cooling technology, dramatically reducing processing time.
Lake City Heat Treating Corp. provides heat treating services for medical, aerospace, and other quality-critical industries. LCHT specializes in bright aging, hardening, annealing, and stress-relieving many different alloys, including nickel, cobalt, and titanium.