Chapter 10. A New Fiberboard Electric Furnace

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. Thomas E. Penisten

Published Online: 28 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320334.ch10

Proceedings of the 47th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 47th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Penisten, T. E. (1986) A New Fiberboard Electric Furnace, in Proceedings of the 47th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 7, Issue 5/6 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320334.ch10

Author Information

  1. The Maytag Co. Newton, IA 50208

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374665

Online ISBN: 9780470320334

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Keywords:

  • installation method;
  • electric furnace;
  • thermal conductivity;
  • heat storage;
  • filling cracks

Summary

A new electric furnace concept for porcelain enameling is discussed. The furnace wall construction consists of both ceramic fiber blankets and high-strength ceramic fiber board material. The installation method is explained. Including drilling and fitting the boards with special hangers to support the heating elements.