Chapter 16. Application of the Ceramic Welding Process to the Maintenance and the Repair of Glass Furnaces

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. P. Deschepper and
  2. P. Robyn

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320327.ch16

Proceedings of the 46th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 3/4

Proceedings of the 46th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 3/4

How to Cite

Deschepper, P. and Robyn, P. (2008) Application of the Ceramic Welding Process to the Maintenance and the Repair of Glass Furnaces, in Proceedings of the 46th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 3/4 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320327.ch16

Author Information

  1. Centre de Recherches de Glaverbel Jumet, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374658

Online ISBN: 9780470320327

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Keywords:

  • ceramic welding process;
  • glass furnaces;
  • microstructural studies;
  • magnesia;
  • silica

Summary

The ceramic welding process to maintain and repair glass furnaces is described and many examples are given. Microstructural studies were made of the ceramic welding involving silica, zircon, AZS, and magnesia.