Ambrell Induction Heating
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Application Insight: Brazing a Carbide Tip and Magnetic Steel Rod

Feb 20, 2018 10:45:26 AM / by Brett Daly posted in THE LAB, brazing


A company that manufactures, sharpens, repairs and modifies tooling turned to THE LAB at Ambrell. They were torch brazing carbide inserts into tubes but needed a more consistent heating method. They manufacture modest quantities of parts so their concern was quality of the joint, not heating time. 


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Application Insight: Brazing a Steel and Carbide Assembly

Feb 20, 2018 9:25:56 AM / by Brett Daly posted in Brazing Drill Bits, THE LAB, brazing


A company that manufactures PDC products for the oil, gas, mining and construction industries turned to THE LAB at Ambrell for their brazing application involving a steel and carbide assembly. They were using a torch to create mining bits and wanted to evaluate the feasibility of processing 100 parts per day with induction heating.


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Induction Hardening: A Beginner's FAQ (Part 2)

Feb 19, 2018 1:00:00 PM / by Brett Daly


In the last post, we answered some questions regarding how does induction hardening work. However, understanding the processes in full, as well as the many benefits it provides, is the key to choosing the heat treatment method that's right for you. Here's part two of our induction hardening FAQ for beginners.

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Induction Hardening: A Beginner's FAQ (Part 1)

Feb 16, 2018 12:54:02 PM / by Brett Daly

Induction heating has many uses and applications, one of which involves the process of induction hardening. The top three benefits of induction hardening are fast heating cycles, accurate heating patterns, and cores that remain relatively cold and stable. But before you invest in an induction solution for induction hardening, it's important to understand how the process works. Here's part one of our beginner's FAQ about induction hardening.

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