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Kittyhawk Products adds Hot Isostatic Pressing

October 8, 2013

Recognizing the future needs of its customers, Kittyhawk Products, Garden Grove, Calif., has commissioned the construction of a new hot isostatic pressing (HIP) vessel. American Isostatic Presses will manufacture the unit with expected delivery and final testing in 2015.

The new unit will have a 46 x 100-in. work zone with pressure capabilities up to 15ksi and an operating temperature up to 2,192F (1,200C). Kittyhawk Products also will update the control systems for its HIP units.