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Solar Atmosphere Adds Furnace to Reclaim Titanium and Tantalum

January 19, 2022
Solar Atmospheres Souderton, Pa facility commissioned a new high-production vacuum furnace, doubling hydriding and de-hydriding capacity in the reclamation process of high-value titanium and tantalum materials. 

For decades, Solar Atmospheres has been a globally-recognized leader and innovator in the process of reclaiming titanium and tantalum materials through vacuum heat treatment solutions. 

The installation incorporates Solar Manufacturing’s latest and most advanced vacuum furnace technology, aimed at safety and efficiency. The qualified working zone is 48” x 48” x 72” with a weight capacity of up to 7,500 pounds per batch.