Chapter 2. Identifying Glass Penetration of Furnace Bottoms during Cool-Down of Drained Furnaces

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Bradley Q. Kinsman P.E., C.C.S

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470312841.ch2

Proceedings of the 50th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 1,2

Proceedings of the 50th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 1,2

How to Cite

Kinsman, B. Q. (1990) Identifying Glass Penetration of Furnace Bottoms during Cool-Down of Drained Furnaces, in Proceedings of the 50th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 1,2 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470312841.ch2

Author Information

  1. Corning Incorporated Houghton Park ME-02-044-B2 Corning, NY 14831

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374894

Online ISBN: 9780470312841

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Keywords:

  • utilization;
  • conductivity;
  • thermal conductivity;
  • superstructure;
  • penetration

Summary

Observation of the interior of a drained glass furnace during cool-down (prior to repair) in the temperature range of 1100°–850°C can provide enlightening information regarding the integrity of the furnace structure-especially the bottom.