Chapter 18. An Update on Recrystallized SiC Component Applications in Low Mass Kiln Systems

  1. William Smothers
  1. J. A. Lashbrook

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch18

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

Lashbrook, J. A. (1985) An Update on Recrystallized SiC Component Applications in Low Mass Kiln Systems, 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.ch18

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  1. Norton Co. One New Bond St., Worcester, MA 01606

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 cars;
  • firepower capacity;
  • cooler ware;
  • combustion systems;
  • sanitary ware

Summary

The proven concept of low mass kiln car design is further enhanced with recent applications of recrystallized SiC components. An update of the design evolution is presented including current case histories. Fuel savings, increased capacity, and other advantages are discussed.