Hardening Rod

Objective
Harden a section of a push rod and plane rod to 1508˚F – 1742˚F (820˚C – 950˚C) in 20 – 30 seconds with induction heating.

Recommended Equipment
The recommended equipment for this application is the
UPT-SM5/200 & HS-4 heat station

Materials

CK45

Push Rod: Heating length- 0.79” to 1.18” (20 mm to 30 mm)
Dia- 0.3” (7.5 mm), total length- 12” (304.8 mm)

Plane Rod: Heating length- 0.59” to 1.18” (15 mm to 30 mm)
Dia- 0.39” (9.8 mm), Total length- 12” (304.8 mm)

Key Parameters

Hardness: 52 to 56 HRC
Power: Up to 5 kW
Temperature: 1508˚F – 1742˚F (820˚C – 950˚C)
Time: 20 – 30 seconds

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Request information or contact us about this application. Reference info: Application Note 3463-4957

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