Chapter 9. Refiner Temperature Control and Its Influence on Forehearths Operation
- William Smothers
Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1988 The American Ceramic Society, Inc.
48th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 3/4
How to Cite
Theisen, J. P. (1988) Refiner Temperature Control and Its Influence on Forehearths Operation, in 48th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 3/4 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310472.ch9
- Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1988
Print ISBN: 9780470374788
Online ISBN: 9780470310472
The control of the refiner temperature can be improved and forehearth operation made more stable by a minor alteration of the conventional refiner combustion system. The benefits are a more consistent glass delivered to the forming machine which results in better quality and higher percentage packs.