Carbon felt is growing in popularity based on its beneficial properties such as high flexibility, low weight, high-temperature tolerance, and low thermal expansion. The growing industry needs can be traced back to the trend of lightweight and increased strength requirements in several industries like automotive, aerospace, civil engineering, military, and wind energy market segments. Carbon felt requires several heat treatment processes and Abbott Furnace can provide carbon felt furnace solutions for these required processes.
Abbott Furnace can provide integrated solutions for Pyrolysis, Carbonization, and Graphitization among other processes creating benefits such as:
- Fully customized solutions based on our customers’ specifications;
- Lower overall project costs due to synergy effects in project planning, project engineering, and project management;
- Proven reliability and high productivity through synchronized equipment and interfaces between each heat-treating step;
- User-friendly software including Abbott’s S.M.A.R.T. data collection system;
- Very low oxygen levels and excellent temperature uniformity