Chapter 22. Continuous Humidity Control in An Electric Furnace

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

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470313275.ch22

Proceedings of the 52nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 52nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Sweney, J. H. (1991) Continuous Humidity Control in An Electric Furnace, in Proceedings of the 52nd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 12, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470313275.ch22

Author Information

  1. Jenn-Air Company 3035 N. Shadeland Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46226

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375075

Online ISBN: 9780470313275

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Keywords:

  • humidity control;
  • water vapor content;
  • furnace atmosphere;
  • partlow controller;
  • control loop

Summary

A program to continuously monitor and control the water vapor content of the furnace atmosphere is described. Equipment that was utilized is explained. Benefits that have been realized are listed.