Chapter 17. New Design Concepts for Energy Efficient Kilns and Furnaces in the Production of Whitewares

  1. William Smothers
  1. J. R. Greaves

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch17

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Greaves, J. R. (1985) New Design Concepts for Energy Efficient Kilns and Furnaces in the Production of Whitewares, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch17

Author Information

  1. Ceramic Fiber Fabrication, Inc. 592 W. Explorer St., Brea, CA 92621

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374405

Online ISBN: 9780470320303

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Keywords:

  • kiln car design;
  • furnace builder;
  • silicon carbide;
  • thermal shock resistance;
  • kiln furniture

Summary

New designs are compared with older tunnel-type kilns; with emphasis on fiber linings, repair and relining problems encountered, projected savings, production advantages and disadvantages and on low mass kiln cars.