Powdered Metal Firm Commissions Vacuum Brazing Furnace

This is how Höganäs describers themselves;  Höganäs is the world leading manufacturer of metal powders for powder metallurgy. By utilizing the endless opportunities of our metal powders, we inspire industry to make more with less. The applications of metal powders seem almost endless. Today, our metal powders are used in areas as diverse as brazing, pressing & sintering, surface coating, additive manufacturing, welding, friction and many others. https://www.hoganas.com/en/

With that background out of the way lets talk about why the company graces the pages of “The Monty Heat Treat News” today. Their facility in Belgium has just commissioned a brand new vacuum brazing furnace. The furnace was provided by a French vacuum furnace builder by the name of “BMI” and the company has this to say about the furnace We are thrilled to announce the successful commissioning of a state-of-the-art vacuum brazing furnace at our esteemed client, Höganäs, located in Belgium. This is a large furnace, specifically designed to cater to the evolving needs of metal powder treatments (additive manufacturing, brazing, sintering…). With its capability for precise temperature control and vacuum environment, this furnace will mainly be used to best meet the high level requirements of Höganäs customers in a wide range of industries, through processes such as annealing and stress relieving.”
BMI is well respected around the world as a very competent vacuum furnace builder although they are best known in Europe with very limited name recognition in North America. 

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