Electrical Heating Systems for Melting Tanks, Forehearths, and Feeders

  1. S. K. Sundaram
  1. Werner Bock1,
  2. Gunther Bock1 and
  3. David Boothe2

Published Online: 8 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118710838.ch6

73rd Conference on Glass Problems

73rd Conference on Glass Problems

How to Cite

Bock, W., Bock, G. and Boothe, D. (2013) Electrical Heating Systems for Melting Tanks, Forehearths, and Feeders, in 73rd Conference on Glass Problems (ed S. K. Sundaram), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118710838.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bock Energietechnik, Floss, Germany

  2. 2

    Allstates Refractory Contractors, LLC, Toledo, OH

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 NOV 2013
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118686638

Online ISBN: 9781118710838

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Keywords:

  • electrical heating systems;
  • melting tanks;
  • forehearths;
  • feeders;
  • glass furnaces

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Single Phase Systems

  • Multiple Phase Systems

  • Modeling Methods

  • Power Supplies (Transformers and Control)

  • Electrode Holders and Accessories

  • Power Supplies

  • Electrode Cooling

  • Forehearth Heating

  • Indirect Feeder Bowl Heating

  • Conclusion