Flash Smelting: Analysis, Control and Optimization by W. G. Davenport, E. H. Partelpoeg

By W. G. Davenport, E. H. Partelpoeg

A finished exam of flash smelting, describing the method often, its items, power requisites and the furnace and its operation. there's an in-depth examine of Outokumpu and Inco flash smelting. The book's major emphasis is on mathematical analyses, particularly constructing mass and warmth stability equations, extra illustrated by means of plausible difficulties, to explain the smelting procedure less than near-autogenous stipulations.

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1 Feed Material Specifications As described in Chapters 2 and 3, the most important raw materials for flash smelting are concentrate, flux, blast and (optionally) fossil fuel. Concentrate composition, mineralogy, and temperature will always be known for a particular operating furnace. They will also be known if the effects of a new concentrate are to be evaluated. Likewise, fuel and flux compositions, mineralogies, and temperatures will be known. Flash furnace blast is always a mixture of N2 and 0 2 from air and industrial oxygen.

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