"This investigation was undertaken to study the refractory blocks used in glass furnaces - their relation with the molten glass. It was decided to employ for this examination a model glass tank, heated by electrical carborundum resistors known as Globars. Experimental glass tanks have been constructed using fuel oil or gas to obtain the required heat to perform melting. These fuels were used mainly to simulate commercial practice and thus to obtain results which could be easily applied to industrial furnaces. The design of a model electric tank is included as part of this investigation"--Purpose of the Investigation, page 4-5.
Herold, Paul G.
Materials Science and Engineering
B.S. in Ceramic Engineering
Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy
© 1941 James Vincent Heddell, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Open Access
Refractory materials -- Thermal properties
T 0000 60
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Link to Catalog Recordhttp://merlin.lib.umsystem.edu/record=b2496569~S5
Heddell, James Vincent, "Solubility of glass tank refractories using a small electrically heated furnace" (1941). Bachelors Theses. 130.