Sun Steel Treating, Inc., a commercial heat treater in South Lyon, MI, has installed its tenth ionitriding vessel for surface hardening of forging and hot forming dies. The capacity of the new unit is 60 in. high by 106 in. wide and up to 60,000 lb. Ionitriding is used to extend life of dies (impression, upsetting and hammer), punches, rolled ring tooling, etc.
SST operates its 10 vessels 24/7 to assure its customers of a quick and timely turnaround to minimize costly production downtime. SST is ISO 9001-2000 and NADCAP accredited. Visit the company's website at www.sunsteeltreating.com .