Chapter 14. What Do We Expect from a Forehearth?
- John B. Wachtman Jr
Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1989 The American Ceramic Society, Inc.
Proceedings of the 49th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 3/4
How to Cite
Jones, G. J. (1989) What Do We Expect from a Forehearth?, in Proceedings of the 49th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 3/4 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310533.ch14
- Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1989
Print ISBN: 9780470374849
Online ISBN: 9780470310533
This paper will give an account of the factors considered to be essential in designing and operating a modern forehearth. Factors including temperature stability, residence time, thermal homogeneity, response time, and maintenance procedures are considered the most important.