Chapter 25. Comparison of Various High-Alumina Aggregates in 90% Ultra-Low-Cement Castable and Blast Furnace Trough and Runner Castable

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. Dilip C. Jain

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314616.ch25

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 96th Annual Meeting and the 1994 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares/Refractory Ceramics/Basic Science: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 1

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 96th Annual Meeting and the 1994 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares/Refractory Ceramics/Basic Science: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 1

How to Cite

Jain, D. C. (1995) Comparison of Various High-Alumina Aggregates in 90% Ultra-Low-Cement Castable and Blast Furnace Trough and Runner Castable, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 96th Annual Meeting and the 1994 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares/Refractory Ceramics/Basic Science: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 16, Issue 1 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314616.ch25

Author Information

  1. C-E Minerals, Mulcoa Plant, Andersonville, GA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375341

Online ISBN: 9780470314616

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Keywords:

  • high-alumina;
  • cement;
  • installation;
  • conventional;
  • refractory

Summary

A series of comparative tests substituting various high-alumina materials illustrate low-cement castable properties and performance data for hot metal slag erosion applications. Test results show improved value can be achieved by selective material placement.