Chapter 1. Design Considerations for All-Electric Glassmelters: II

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. William R. Steitz and
  2. Carl W. Hibscher

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291061.ch1

Proceedings of the 41st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic and Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 2, Issue 1/2

Proceedings of the 41st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic and Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 2, Issue 1/2

How to Cite

Steitz, W. R. and Hibscher, C. W. (1981) Design Considerations for All-Electric Glassmelters: II, in Proceedings of the 41st Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic and Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 2, Issue 1/2 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470291061.ch1

Author Information

  1. Toledo Engineering Co., Inc. 3001 Sylvania Ave., Toledo, Ohio 43613

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1981

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373873

Online ISBN: 9780470291061

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Keywords:

  • electric melters;
  • semicold top;
  • electrical power system;
  • symmetrical;
  • geometric

Summary

The performance and operation of two different types of electric melters, the semicold top type and the cold top type, are discussed. The melting and operating characteristics of each type are described.