Chapter 17. High-Performance Oxy-Fuel Melting: Three Flat Jet Burner Applications

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr
  1. Carl Schatz

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470314814.ch17

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 56th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 2

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 56th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 2

How to Cite

Schatz, C. (1996) High-Performance Oxy-Fuel Melting: Three Flat Jet Burner Applications, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 56th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 17, Issue 2 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470314814.ch17

Author Information

  1. BOC Gases Glass Technologies Group, Murray Hill, New Jersey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375419

Online ISBN: 9780470314814

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Keywords:

  • flat jet burner;
  • glass furnace;
  • oxy-fuel technology;
  • air-fuel system;
  • flat jet firing system

Summary

The results of the application of the flat jet burner to three different furnace and glass types are presented. These results have been favorable to date and support the original expectations of improved furnace performance with respect to conventional oxy-gas burners.