Definition of Forehearth. Meaning of Forehearth. Synonyms of Forehearth

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Definition of Forehearth

Forehearth
Forehearth Fore"hearth`, n. (Metal.) The forward extension of the hearth of a blast furnace under the tymp.

Meaning of Forehearth from wikipedia

- handles the raw materials; the hot end handles the manufacture proper—the forehearth, forming machines, and annealing ovens; and the cold end handles the product-inspection...
- bullion and lead slag layers flow out of the 'furnace front' and into the 'forehearth', where the two streams are separated. The lead slag stream, containing...
- times to remove different slag materials. When the furnace is ready, the forehearth is filled with molten lead into which the furnace is tapped. In other...
- by 7.5 ft). The molten product ran into a 3.7-metre (12 ft) diameter forehearth, while the slag was drawn off into double ton slag pots, run to the dump...
- in May 1911 with extra battery jackets replacing the brick shaft. The forehearths of cast iron were also replaced by riveted mild steel. The tanks were...
- the furnace allowed it to tip forward, pouring the molten steel into a forehearth (a temporary holding tank which prevents the metal from being exposed...
- February 2019 Historic England, "Darby Ironworks, Coalbrookdale (furnaces, forehearths and blowing house areas), The Gorge (1006237)", National Heritage List...
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