Batch Air Circulation

The Almor Wild Barfield range of industrial horizontal batch ovens are based on the well proven Barlow-Whitney design and can be used in a diverse range of industries.

Design Features

  • Vertical loading (VFC / TRT) or Horizontal loading (HBT)
  • Electrically heated
  • Maximum temperatures up to 750ºC
  • Excellent temperature uniformity (+/- 6ºC 100 – 750ºC)
  • Air or Nitrogen (optional)
  • Suitable for gas nitriding with sealed retort
  • Instrumentation to AMS2750

Vertical Loading (VFC/TRT)

  • Standard sizes or Custom designs
  • Base mounted fan and baffle for optimum temperature uniformity
  • Manually operated lid raise/lower and swing aside
Standard Sizes - Table of (TRT) Vertical Loading Batch Air Circulation Furnaces
ModelChamberChamberOverall Dimensions (OD)(OD)(OD)(OD)RatingNet WtGross WtCube
A BCDEFKwKgKgCub. Mt
TRT101025025087515801120109042005502.2
TRT102025050011901900112012908806102.6
Table of Vertical Forced Air Circulation (VFC) Furnace Standard Sizes - Electric Heated
Work BasketWork BasketOverallOverallGrossGrossRating
Diameter (mm)Height (mm)****Length (mm)**Width (mm)**Height (mm)***Weight KgKW*
VFC1612400300170014001800120010
VFC2018500460190017002100170020
VFC2624650600260022002650320040
VFC3232800800310026503100435060
VFC3636910910335028003300480070
  • 400V, 3 Phase, 50Hz
  • ** Including Lid Swing Open
  • *** Including Pit Depth
  • **** Other Work Basket Heights Available

Custom Designs

  • Charge space – up to 5,500 mm deep – up to 3,000 mm diameter
  • Charge mass – up to 20 tonne

Horizontal Loading (HBT)

  • Standard sizes or Custom designs
  • Roof mounted fan and baffle (optional) for optimum temperature uniformity
  • Pneumatic or Electrically operated lid raise/lower
  • Low thermal mass lining
Standard Sizes - Table of (HBT) Horizontal Loading
ModelChamber (Ch)(Ch)(Ch)Overall Dimensions (OD)(OD)(OD)RatingNet WtGross WtCube
W*H*D*WHDKwKgKgCub.Mts
HBT11240145500800154588062503752.4
HBT 223352457609501680129094006004.0
HBT 33460276900110018001350155508254.9
HBT 4466541511001270195016603095014507.0
HBT 55865415140014701950196042125019009.0
HBT 66865565140014702100196048145022009.3

Custom Designs

Charge space – up to 1000mm wide x 1500mm long x 1000mm high