Newsletter Mission Statement Keeping pace with the development of new technologies has always been one of VAC AERO’s main concerns. Given our role as a leader in vacuum heat treating and special processing, the aim of our Newsletter is (1) to facilitate discussion among our customers, technical and educational communities and suppliers on a variety […]
No matter what field you study, an accurate knowledge of its vocabulary is essential to understanding the subject. In the field of vacuum heat treatment, considerable emphasis is placed on the proper use, meaning, and interpretation of certain words or phrases. A brief summary of the terminology including common processes being run is presented below.
Annealing – Heating above the critical (Ac1) temperature and holding at a suitable temperature followed by cooling at a suitable (slow) rate for purposes such as reducing hardness, improving machinability, facilitating cold working, producing a desired microstructure (for subsequent operations), reducing internal stresses, or for obtaining desired mechanical, physical or other properties. Cooling is often performed in the furnace. Other common names and related subjects include black annealing, intermediate annealing, isothermal annealing, malleablizing, process annealing, quench annealing, recrystallization annealing, and spheroidizing.
Come Visit us at Furnaces North America – Booth 337, Indianapolis, IN – October 8-10, 2018
We’re excited to be exhibiting at the Furnaces North America Conference & Expo in Indianapolis, IN – October 8-10, 2018. If you plan on attending the show, please be sure to stop by our booth number 337 to learn more about our latest vacuum furnaces, and most importantly… we’re interested in learning about you, your business, and your needs. Our sales reps will be available to answer questions about how VAC AERO can help your business with exactly the vacuum processing solutions that you’re looking for! See you there!
Furnaces North America is one of the largest Expos for manufacturers, commercial and captive heat treaters looking for the latest in technology, trends, and training that can energize their productivity and profits. The FNA creates an exciting mix of education, technology, networking and exposition opportunities. Join the innovators and decision makers in the heat treating industry from around the world. You can’t afford to miss the FNA Conference and Expo!
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Come Visit us at the ASM Heat Treat Expo – Booth 2609, Columbus, OH, Oct. 24-26, 2017
We’re excited to be exhibiting at the ASM Heat Treating Society Conference & Expo in Columbus, OH, Oct. 24-26. We’re interested in knowing more about your business and your needs, so please stop by our booth to learn more about our latest vacuum furnace products and services. Our sales reps will be available to answer any questions about how VAC AERO can help your business with the right custom vacuum processing solutions you’re looking for. See you there!
Boucherville, Quebec, February 21, 2017 – Located in Boucherville, Quebec in the heart of Quebec’s aerospace community, the VAC AERO surface treatment (Coatings) division recently renewed its NADCAP and AS9100 quality system certifications. The Coatings division is also proud to announce that after completing an intensive audit it recently received two Safran Landing Systems approvals for PCS, namely PCS2560 for HVOF coatings and PCS4102 for Grinding and Finishing. We are proud to be a part of the Safran Landing Systems supplier network and would like to congratulate the Boucherville team for their recent accomplishments and long-term commitment to the aerospace industry.
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Come Visit us at Furnaces North America – Booth 418, Nashville, TN – October 4-5, 2016
We’re excited to head down to Nashville for the Furnaces North America Conference and Expo. If you plan on attending the show, please be sure to stop by our booth number 418 to learn more about our latest vacuum furnaces, and most importantly… we’re interested in learning about you, your business, and your needs. Our sales reps will be available to answer questions about how VAC AERO can help your business with exactly the vacuum processing solutions that you’re looking for.
See you there! Date: October 4-5, 2016!