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Title: Apparatus for efficient sidewall containment of molten metal with horizontal alternating magnetic fields utilizing a ferromagnetic dam

An apparatus for casting sheets of metal from molten metal. The apparatus includes a containment structure having an open side, a horizontal alternating magnetic field generating structure and a ferromagnetic dam. The magnetic field and the ferromagnetic dam contain the molten metal from leaking out side portions of the open side of the containment structure.
Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Palos Park, IL)
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
870818
Assignee:
ARCH Development Corporation (Chicago, IL) ANL
Patent Number(s):
US 5601140
Application Number:
08/381717
Contract Number:
W-31109-ENG-38
Research Org:
Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), Argonne, IL
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; efficient; sidewall; containment; molten; metal; horizontal; alternating; magnetic; fields; utilizing; ferromagnetic; dam; casting; sheets; structure; field; generating; contain; leaking; portions; sidewall containment; field generating; containment structure; molten metal; magnetic field; magnetic fields; alternating magnetic; horizontal alternating; fields utilizing; casting sheets; efficient sidewall; /164/

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