Induction Melting Basics

What’s in it for you?

To understand the construction, operation and fundamental technology of melting in an induction furnace.

Outline Programme

  • Induction Melting Basics
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Furnace Operation and safety precautions
  • Charging and pre-heating systems
  • Refractory lining
  • Electrical operation
  • Other electric furnaces – Automatic pouring, Channel Holding & Vacuum Melting Furnaces
  • Metallurgy of melting in electric induction furnaces

Who should attend?

Melt shop operators and supervisors, technicians, charge hands, new recruits and apprentices and all those looking to improve their knowledge what a furnace is and how it works.

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