Experience the versatility and quality of our Drop Bottom Furnaces

NUTEC Bickley Drop Bottom Furnaces

NUTEC Bickley supplies drop bottom furnaces of different sizes to match customer production and process requirements for aluminum heat treatment. Our furnaces feature customized air distribution systems, quick door opening, heavy duty lifting mechanisms and quench tank with required agitation and sized for proper temperature rise when quenching, making them the ideal equipment for batch solution heat treating of castings, forging and other aluminum parts.

Our units can be heated with direct gas fired combustion system, indirect gas fired combustion system, or electrically with low density heating elements.

We meet requirements for AMS standards (2750, 2770, 2771, 2772); ASTM B917 and 918; CQI-9 or any others you may have. We include state-of-the-art instrumentation and offer customized SCADA system.

Drop Bottom Furnace for Automotive Industry

Drop Bottom Furnace for Automotive Industry

Drop Bottom Furnace for Automotive Industry

Drop Bottom Furnace for Aluminum Electrical components

Drop Bottom Furnace for Forging Industry

Drop Bottom Furnace for Aluminum Electrical components

General Specifications

  • Dimensions

    125 ft³ to over 4,500 ft³ (3.5 m³ - 125 m³)

  • Temperature

    Up to 2,460°F (1,350°C)

  • Standards


  • Power Source

    Natural and propane gas. Electrical configurations available

Key Differentiators

Temperature Uniformity: Up to 2,460°F (1,350°C).

Built to Last: Recirculating ventilation systems designed to provide large volume and high velocity air flow through the work zone to ensure uniformity and efficient heat transfer to the load.

Efficiency: Customized air distribution designs in order to match the air flow pattern requirements in accordance with product/load arrangement.

Ease of Use: Quick door opening system.

Reliability: Heavy duty mechanism for load lifting and quenching.

Custom Design: Quench system specifically designed depending on product in order to provide excellent results.

AMS Compliant: Designed to comply with AMS 2750F, with temperature tolerance capacity up to class 1 if necessary.

Technology Offered


With our SCADA systems, kilns operators are able to have complete control of their firing process, enhancing efficiency and productivity.


NUTEC Bickley’s unique firing and cooling pulsing control system provides a perfect solution in relation to temperature uniformity as well as fuel efficiency.

Industries we serve

Aluminum Forging

Aluminum Casting

Aluminum Extrusion

Aluminum Fabricated Parts

Related Processes

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Maintenance Policies

NUTEC Bickley provides Maintenance Policies for industrial furnaces all over the world. Our commitment is to keep your combustion systems in the best possible operating condition with periodic reviews and a process of continuous improvement.

Spare Parts

NUTEC Bickley provides the best Spare Parts brands for industrial furnaces, kilns and other equipment, with the highest quality components in the combustion and control areas.