Two-Compartment Universal Oven From Grieve

No. 978 is a 500ºF, electrically-heated, two-compartment universal style oven from Grieve, currently used for various machine shop operations at the customer’s facility. Workspace dimensions of this oven measure 30” W x 36” D x 36” H in each of the two heating zones. 6.6 KW per zone (13.2 KW total) are installed in Nichrome wire elements to heat the oven chamber, while a 600 CFM, 1/2-HP recirculating blower provides front-to-rear universal airflow to the workload.

This Grieve universal oven features 4” insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, Type 304, 2B finish stainless steel interior, double doors and an integral leg stand.

Controls on No. 978 include a digital indicating temperature controller in each compartment of the oven, manual reset excess temperature controllers with separate contactors, recirculating blower airflow safety switches and a 10” diameter circular chart recorder, one per compartment, to record part temperatures.

About Grieve Corporation Ovens

Industrial Ovens from Grieve are available in wide range of designs for your application. Our Ovens and Furnaces come in variety of styles including Bench Ovens, Box Furnaces and Conveyor Belt Ovens. In addition, our Ovens can be used for powder coating, curing, baking, drying, and other applications requiring circulation of heated air. Custom Ovens include Tunnel Ovens and Continuous Ovens built to your specifications. Since we are the manufacturer, in business since 1949, all our Industrial Ovens and Industrial Furnaces are given a 100 point in house performance inspection prior to shipping.

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The Grieve Corporation
500 Hart Road
Round Lake, IL 60073-2835
P: (847) 546-8225
F: (847) 546-9210
Attention: Frank Calabrese