Chapter 1. Development and Application of Chrome-Alumina Refractories

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Terry M. Fraser

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470310465.ch1

Application of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 1/2

Application of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 1/2

How to Cite

Fraser, T. M. (1988) Development and Application of Chrome-Alumina Refractories, in Application of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 1/2 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310465.ch1

Author Information

  1. Harbison Walker Refractories, Garber Research Center, P.O. Box 98037, Pittsburgh, PA 15227

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374764

Online ISBN: 9780470310465

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Keywords:

  • commercialization;
  • resistance;
  • illustrated;
  • photomicrograph;
  • composition

Summary

A new class of chrome-alumina product is described which contains high amounts of chromic oxide. Laboratory data showing exceptional slag resistance is presented along with results from service in coal gasifiers, fiber glass and carbon reactors.