Chapter 12. Microprocessor Application in a Refractory Plant

  1. William Smothers
  1. Kenneth R. Jones

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320235.ch12

Robotics and Microprocessors: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 9/10

Robotics and Microprocessors: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 9/10

How to Cite

Jones, K. R. (1984) Microprocessor Application in a Refractory Plant, in Robotics and Microprocessors: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 9/10 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320235.ch12

Author Information

  1. Globe Refractories Newell, WV 26050

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1984

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374177

Online ISBN: 9780470320235

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Keywords:

  • microprocessor;
  • programmable controllers;
  • globe refractories;
  • strain gages;
  • counter presets

Summary

The application of microprocessors to very accurately controlled material handling and processing is discussed. Control of all mechanical functions of presses, automatic setting equipment and the quality control of both density and size of various products is described.