Wire Annealing

Wire Annealing

Achieve World-Class Quality with Top Efficiency.

Wire Annealing

By providing the highest performing furnace equipment and patented control of the wire surface quality, RAD-CON facilities achieve the combination of high quality and low operating costs that provide a true competitive edge.

RAD-CON is not only a leading global producer of 100% hydrogen bell-type annealing furnaces (BAF) for hot-rolled wire rod and as-drawn wire coils, but also the leader in atmosphere controls for annealing of steel wire. RAD-CON provides:

  • Design, equipment, and installation of 100% Hydrogen BAF.
  • Facility sizes ranging from 1,000 t/y to 100,000 t/y.
  • Systems that use patented algorithms to control the protective atmosphere according to the quality requirements of the wire’s surface.

Why is atmosphere control important when annealing steel wire and wire rod?
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Typical Wire Products Annealed
in RAD-CON equipment:
  • Cold-Heading Quality (CHQ) for Fastener Machines
  • Stainless Steel Wire
  • Wire for Cold-Drawing into Shapes
  • Bright Finish Wire
  • Tie Wire
  • Non-Ferrous Wire
  • Hot-Rolled Wire Rod or As-Drawn Wire
Industries Served by RAD-CON:
  • Fastener
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Industrial
  • Bearing
  • Agricultural
  • Cable