The system is designed as a single, unitized package assembly which includes the frequency converter, capacitor cabinet and single turn heating coil. The project also included the interface I/O, heating control model, and water cooling system. The installer puts the system in place and only connects power, water, and control to the respective takeover points, minimizing on-site installation time.
As the innovator of strip heating systems, equipment like this can be packaged and used in several areas of a strip heating line, including galvanizing. Ajax Tocco has provided high powered systems with frequencies ranging from 3,000 to 450,000 Hz for heating strip, depending on the customer’s requirements.
(Source: Ajax Tocco Magnethermic)