Chapter 5. An End-Port Furnace: A Continuing Case History

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Beuther L. Schmidt1 and
  2. Robert L. Ryan2

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291009.ch5

Proceedings of the 40th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issues 1/2

Proceedings of the 40th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issues 1/2

How to Cite

Schmidt, B. L. and Ryan, R. L. (1980) An End-Port Furnace: A Continuing Case History, in Proceedings of the 40th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 1, Issues 1/2 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470291009.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    Anchor Hocking Corp., 179 W. Fair Ave., Lancaster, Ohio 43130

  2. 2

    Latchford Glass Co., Box 71707, Los Angeles, Calif. 90001

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373811

Online ISBN: 9780470291009

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Keywords:

  • engineers;
  • incidental;
  • management;
  • an inflation;
  • projected

Summary

Furnace specifications from the original startup of the furnace in 1959 to the current operating unit are presented. Modifications of parameters and their effect on refractory life, glass quality, and campaign length are discussed.