Chapter 38. Recuperative Systems for Radiant Tube Furnaces

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. James B. Roberts

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320273.ch38

Proceedings of the 46th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 46th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Roberts, J. B. (1985) Recuperative Systems for Radiant Tube Furnaces, in Proceedings of the 46th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 5/6 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320273.ch38

Author Information

  1. WB Combustion, Inc. 1241 S. 41st St., Milwaukee, WI 53215

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374290

Online ISBN: 9780470320273

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Keywords:

  • radiant tube furnace;
  • sound management;
  • enameling industry;
  • refractories;
  • mechanical combustion equipment

Summary

Factors to consider before modifying or adding to equipment to reduce gas consumption are set forth. The advantages of the single-ended recuperative radiant tube unit are described.