Chapter 6. Air Management for Regenerative Glass Furnaces

  1. William Smothers
  1. John T. Brown

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470318744.ch6

Proceedings of the 42nd Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 3/4

Proceedings of the 42nd Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 3/4

How to Cite

Brown, J. T. (2008) Air Management for Regenerative Glass Furnaces, in Proceedings of the 42nd Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 3, Issue 3/4 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470318744.ch6

Author Information

  1. Corning Glass Works Houghton Park, Corning, N.Y. 14831

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373941

Online ISBN: 9780470318744

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Keywords:

  • recuperators;
  • elevation;
  • convective;
  • scenarios;
  • hydrocarbon

Summary

This paper is concerned with doy-to-day operations that improve overage preheat temperatures of combustion air. it reviews concerns expressed a half-century ago and discusses approaches and tools used today to evaluate regenerator performance.