induction heating


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induction heating

n
(Electrical Engineering) the heating of a conducting material as a result of the electric currents induced in it by an externally applied alternating magnetic field

induc′tion heat`ing


n.
a method of heating a conducting material, as metal in a furnace, by using electromagnetic induction to establish a current in the material.
[1915–20]
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Noun1.induction heating - the heating of a conducting material caused by an electric current induced in it
heating, warming - the process of becoming warmer; a rising temperature
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Since in most cases induction heating is used for cylindrical objects heating processes, the application of the available recommendations for flat surfaces heating can lead to incorrect technical solutions in practice.
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At present time induction heating is used for surface hardening of steel products, through heating for plastic deformation (forging, stamping, pressing, etc.
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In surfacing of parts of worn components, and also surfacing the surface of the blanks for projecting elements, local remelting of the surface layer of metallic components, the optimum method of the removal of defects or local alloying of the surface layer is, in addition to the electrometallurgical surfacing technologies, the technology based on induction heating [1-8] offering new possibilities in the production and repair of components.
RocTool has an induction heating process in which an induction coil is wrapped around the mould, and the Indumold technology from the Kunststoff Institut Ludenscheid in Germany uses induction heating circuits integrated in the mould.
Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic Corporation designs and manufactures induction heating and melting equipment.