Surface® understands the high volume needs and the required quality standards of the automotive industry and the suppliers who serve it. We offer many large batch and continuous furnace solutions to match your required work volumes to the floor space and optimal flow pattern. Vacuum and atmosphere processes such as annealing, through hardening, carburizing, ferritic nitrocarburizing (FNC), and nitriding are performed on various steel engine, transmission, front wheel drive, and rear axle components. Ball and tapered bearings and constant velocity joints including races, cages and bearings also use the above processes. All types of gears, valves and fuel injection components are routinely processed in our equipment. Each of these require hardening, softening, corrosion resistant and/or fatigue resistant properties. Fasteners and suspension components in high volumes are processed as well. Likewise, the need for vehicle weight reduction without sacrificing performance is driving the need for T6 continuous furnaces for solution annealing and aging processes of aluminum. Powder metal components, widely used for certain gear and intricate part shape applications, are processed using our vacuum and atmosphere equipment
Allcase® Batch Integral Quench Furnace
The Allcase has over 3,000 units installed worldwide. Continuous product improvements and ease of maintenance enhancements have maintained Allcase as the industry leader of batch processes including hardening, annealing, normalizing, gas carburizing, carbon restoration, carbonitriding, and ferritic nitrocarburizing (FNC).
The Value of Surface
Our extensive knowledge, solid reputation, and excellent support services create a natural fit as a superior business partner dedicated to attaining your short and long-term manufacturing success. Our product names are ubiquitous in the marketplace. The longevity of our relationships and the quality of our solutions bring customer satisfaction that will show you the Value of Surface™.