A look at a KW induction forge supplied by Off-Center Products of Washington State. Induction forging refers to the use of an induction heater to pre-heat metals prior to deformation using a press or hammer. Typically metals are heated to between.
This is an amazing induction heater and now you can build your own for fun or as a powerful tool. I have put together an extensive tutorial at. You can find quite a lot of schematics and instructions on how to build yourself a nice induction heater,but I noticed most of them simply lack the understanding of.
If you’ve ever wanted to forge, cast, or smelt metal, this project is right up your alley.
This project is really simple, and surprisingly effective at heating metals using high frequency magnetic fields. Read More