AVS is not currently offering toll services due to full capacity with our systems in house. Please feel free to contact us with any questions, and reach out in the future with any requests.
Toll furnace runs
R&D test services
Development of new materials or new processes.
Complete a new process or product before purchasing a furnace
Supplement small capacity overruns
Maintain production capacity while your furnace is down for service or maintenance.
Processed lab scale HIP toll run
Gas pressures up to 1500 psig (100bar)
Argon, nitrogen and more
Ceramics, hard metals, graphite, glass and specialty alloy test products
Thermal removal of binders
Binder removal cycles in nitrogen or argon atmospheres
Removal of binders such as paraffin, PEG, PVA, and others.
Small and Large production runs
Development of ceramics and powdered metal products
Ramp and soak temperature capabilities, combined with vacuum or partial pressure controls
Variety of furnace atmospheres for the evaluation of your test parameters
MIM powdered metal materials run through debind/sinter combinations
Optimization through test environment
Production runs when you are in need
Diffusion pump with 10-5 torr vacuum capability
Heat treating metal alloys in high vacuum
Brazing, carburizing, annealing, tempering and more
Partial pressure, low positive pressure and HIP pressure gas atmospheres
Static pressures or flowed using mass flow controller
Sweep gas conditions at both partial and positive pressure conditions.
Argon, nitrogen and forming gas for ceramics, graphite, glasses and special developmental materials
Molybdenum hot zone rated to 1600°C with 10” diameter x 20” high capacity
Materials sensitive to particles or contact with carbon
Vacuum pump capable of reaching the low millitorr range
Suitable for the development of semiconductor or medical materials