[dropcap2]Crucible furnaces[/dropcap2]



Crucible furnaces are designed to obtain and maintain the melting of aluminium, zinc, lead and not ferrous alloys. They are manufactured with a cylindrical frame to contain the crucible. Electrically supplied by 380 V – 50 Hz they can be realized with a power from 10 to 68 kW. The capacity of this type of furnaces is from 250 to 1.100  kg.