H.C. Starck’s fabricated product solutions cater to a myriad of industries, markets, and applications, including brazing, annealing, sintering, vacuum heat treating, and all high temperature furnace applications. High temperature materials exhibiting superior physical and mechanical properties are required in applications such as annealing of aerospace and medical components to critical specifications, voluminous production of components for brazing with controlled atmosphere furnaces, and heat treatment of large aerospace components in vacuum furnaces. Alloys of molybdenum, niobium, tantalum, and tungsten such as MoLa (molybdenum-lanthanum), MoW (molybdenum-tungsten), MHC, and TZM are ideally suited for the furnace and heat treating markets. The characteristics of these high temperature refractory metals include: H.C. Starck designs and supplies customer specific furnace components and fixtures, and fabricates components such as heat shields, furnace racks, hot zones, boats and trays, flat ribbed heating elements, and furnace assemblies from foils, sheets, plates, and rods. H.C. Starck’s high temperature refractory metal materials and components are supplied to end users, OEMs...