The Effect of Casting Parameters on the Metallurgical Quality of Twin Roll Cast Strip

  1. Dipl.-Ing. K. Ehrke Chairman4 and
  2. Prof. Dr. W. Schneider5
  1. Yucel Birol1,
  2. Gökhan Kara2,
  3. A. Soner Akkurt2 and
  4. Chris Romanowski3

Published Online: 21 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607331.ch6

Continuous Casting

Continuous Casting

How to Cite

Birol, Y., Kara, G., Akkurt, A. S. and Romanowski, C. (2000) The Effect of Casting Parameters on the Metallurgical Quality of Twin Roll Cast Strip, in Continuous Casting (eds K. Ehrke and W. Schneider), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607331.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 4

    ALUMINIUM Essen GmbH, Sulterkamp 71, D-45356 Essen, Germany

  2. 5

    VAW Aluminium AG, Forschung und Entwicklung, Georg-von-Boeselager-Str. 25, D-53117 Bonn, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Marmara Research Center, P.O. Box 21, 41470 Gebze-Kocaeli, Turkey

  2. 2

    ASSAN Aluminum Works, Tuzla, Istanbul 81700, Turkey

  3. 3

    FATA Hunter Inc., Riverside, California 92507, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 29 NOV 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527302833

Online ISBN: 9783527607334

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Keywords:

  • continuous casting;
  • casting parameters;
  • metallurgical quality;
  • cast strip

Summary

31 different samples covering a range of casting parameters for the AA8006 alloy, were cast on industrial scale with 1725 mm and 2184 mm wide Speed Casters®. This paper describes the general trends correlating casting parameters to the metallurgical quality of the cast strip.