Chapter 32. Continuous Humidity Control in an Electric Furnace

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. James H. Sweney

Published Online: 28 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470312964.ch32

Proceedings of the 51st Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 51st Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Sweney, J. H. (1990) Continuous Humidity Control in an Electric Furnace, in Proceedings of the 51st Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470312964.ch32

Author Information

  1. Jenn-Air Co. Indianapolis, IN 46226

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374917

Online ISBN: 9780470312964

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Keywords:

  • electric;
  • enamel;
  • chemical;
  • ambient;
  • humidity

Summary

The problems encountered from low furnace humidity are described. Work done to measure the water vapor content and to explore long-range solutions are explained. Plans for installation of a system to automatically introduce steam in the furnace are reported.