Chapter 12. Energy-Efficient Furnace Systems

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Louis C. Kolar

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470291078.ch12

Proceedings of the 42nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 2, Issue 3/4

Proceedings of the 42nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 2, Issue 3/4

How to Cite

Kolar, L. C. (1981) Energy-Efficient Furnace Systems, in Proceedings of the 42nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 2, Issue 3/4 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470291078.ch12

Author Information

  1. Ferro Corp. 4150 E. 56th St., Cleveland, Ohio 44101

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373880

Online ISBN: 9780470291078

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Keywords:

  • volatile;
  • equipment;
  • atrophy;
  • electric;
  • furnace

Summary

Recent trends in furnace design are highlighted. The importance of efficient use of energy is stressed. A case history of a new all fiber-insulated radiant tube furnace is reported, and operating performance is discussed.