There are a lot of factors to consider in this decision and every situation will be unique. A vacuum furnace is a large capital investment and there are other costs associated with setting up in-house that must be taken into account (see our Articles page). You also gain improved turn-around-time and important intangibles such as increased control over a very critical process. Because we offer both heat treating services and equipment, VAC AERO can assist you in conducting an analysis to determine the best-value business solution for your organization.
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