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Title: Apparatus for continuous feed material melting

Abstract

The apparatus of the present invention is a melter housing having a pretreat chamber heated with a feed material heater that is partially isolated from a melter chamber. The method of the present invention has the steps of introducing feed material into a pretreat chamber and heating the feed material to a softening temperature of the feed material, and passing the pretreated feed material to a melter chamber.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. (Kennewick, WA)
  2. (Richland, WA)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE
OSTI Identifier:
871739
Patent Number(s):
5785923
Assignee:
Battelle Memorial Institute (Richland, WA) PNNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; continuous; feed; material; melting; melter; housing; pretreat; chamber; heated; heater; partially; isolated; method; steps; introducing; heating; softening; temperature; passing; pretreated; softening temperature; feed material; /266/65/110/373/

Citation Formats

Surma, Jeffrey E., and Perez, Jr., Joseph M. Apparatus for continuous feed material melting. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Surma, Jeffrey E., & Perez, Jr., Joseph M. Apparatus for continuous feed material melting. United States.
Surma, Jeffrey E., and Perez, Jr., Joseph M. Thu . "Apparatus for continuous feed material melting". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/871739.
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title = {Apparatus for continuous feed material melting},
author = {Surma, Jeffrey E. and Perez, Jr., Joseph M.},
abstractNote = {The apparatus of the present invention is a melter housing having a pretreat chamber heated with a feed material heater that is partially isolated from a melter chamber. The method of the present invention has the steps of introducing feed material into a pretreat chamber and heating the feed material to a softening temperature of the feed material, and passing the pretreated feed material to a melter chamber.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {1998},
month = {1}
}

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