Støtek Alumelter-Doso is a all-in-one crucible furnace for holding, melting and dosing aluminum. The furnace is equipped with a Støtek dosing pump that is renowned for exact dosing (+/- 1 %), and doses up to 65 kg/143 lb per shot.
The furnace ensures high metal quality, and is also perfect for special alloy containing sodium, strontium, or high quantities of magnesium.
A hydraulic hoist is included to allow easy lifting of the pump for easy cleaning.
Støtek Alumelter-Doso comes in four standard sizes, but other sizes can be designed on request:
- Alumelter-Doso 900/115kW 230 kg/507 lb Al/h 900 kg/1,984 lb Al
- Alumelter-Doso 1200/165kW 330 kg/727 lb Al/h 1,300 kg/2,866 lb Al
- Alumelter-Doso 1800/165kW 350 kg/771 lb Al/h 1,800 kg/3.968 lb Al
Due to the furnace's layers of high efficiency thermal insulation, it has a very low energy consumption.
- Dosing weight from 1-65 kg/1,5-143 lb
- Digital PID controller ensures metal temperature regulation
- Separate analog controller maintains element temperature
- Metal leakage detector
- Optional WeekWatch timer allowing the furnace to hold lower temperature between shifts
- Heating elements can be removed from the top without removing the crucible
- Easily readable control board
- PLC control allows up to 8 adjustments to the pouring speed
- Metal filling from low height