Abbott Furnace Company custom designs and manufactures industrial ovens designed to accommodate a variety of load sizes and production volumes. The terms industrial furnace and industrial oven are frequently used interchangeably within a wide variety of industries.
An oven is defined in the dictionary as “an enclosed compartment for heating, baking or drying.” Typically, ovens are used for cooking, the most common type being natural gas. A furnace is defined as “an enclosed space in which heat is produced by combustion or other means.” Furnaces are used in a many applications, ranging from heating a home to steel making. This, of course, includes electric furnaces.
There is no clear temperature range or process that dictates use of an industrial oven or a industrial furnace. The key is to understand the requirements of your process and search for quality vendors accordingly.
Whether you are looking for an industrial furnace or industrial oven, Abbott Furnace Company can supply you with quality equipment to meet your needs.