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1600°C Bottom Loading Furnace w/ Sliding Baffle Door for Thermal Cycling Test - VBF-1600X-D2

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Item Number: VBF-1600X-D2
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VBF-1600X-D2 is a 1600ºC Max bottom loading furnace with a sliding baffle door for fast heating and cooling.  It is designed for the thermal shock test of alloy.



  • Automatic bottom loading for easy operation
  • Horizontal sliding baffle door for blocking thermal radiation
  • Programmable temperature control up to 1600ºC with 24 segments
  • Automatic thermal shock cycling is programmable up to 100 times
    • Close the baffle door to preheat the chamber, then loading the sample for fast heating
    • Open the baffle door to down-loading sample, then, close the door, and air blow the sample for fast cooling


  • Single-phase 220 VAC, 50/60Hz (20 A breaker required)
  • 9 KW Max. 
  • 10-foot power cable is included, but without a plug

Working Temperature

  • MoSiO2 heating elements
  • 800°C - 1600°C continuously
  • Recommended heating rate: ≤10°C/min ( 800 - 1400°C ) and < 5°C /min ( 1400 - 1600°C)

Bottom Load and Baffle Door

  • The bottom loading stage is driven by an electric motor, which has a 276 mm diameter and 20 kg max. loading weight
  • The sliding baffle door is driven by a DC motor 

Control Panel

  • Touch screen control panel for controlling temperature and thermal shock cycling
  • Temperature control
    • Eurotherm Temperature Controller inside
    • 1 program, 24 segments programmed with ramping, cooling, and dwelling steps
    • Built-in PID automatic control, Auto-Tune function with overheating & broken thermocouple protection
    • +/- 0.1 ºC temperature accuracy
    • B-type thermal couple
  • Thermal shock cycling automatically via a program, as below
    • Preheating chamber when close the baffle door 
    • Open baffle door, loading sample to the top chamber for fast heating at an ideal time
    • Open baffle door, loading heated sample down, then blow it by cooling fans
    • Repeat the above procedure by setting cycling time
  • RS485 port is built-in for PC operation  ( software is included )

Overall Dimensions

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Net Weight

500 kg


  • One-year limited warranty with lifetime support (consumable parts such as processing tubes, and O-rings are not covered by the warranty, please order replacements at related products below.)
  • ATTENTION: Any damages caused by the use of corrosive and acidic gases are not under the coverage of MTI One Year Limited Warranty


  • CE Certified
  • NRTL / CSA Certification is available upon request at an extra cost

Operation Demo Video &  Instructions


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