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Blast furnace fuel injection in the United States--state of the art.
Proc Symp on Blast Furnace Inject Australasian Inst of Mng & Met PP 2-1--2-8 3-10 :2-1--2-8, 3-10
Successful use of fuel injection occurred at the Bureau of Mines' experimental blast furnace at Bruceton, Pennsylvania. in 1958-59. Commercial acceptance followed rapidly with two commercial furnaces practicing fuel injection in 1960 and 89 in 1965. Tables include total oxygen and fuels injected into U.S. blast furnaces and U.S. furnaces using fuel injection.
Proc. Symp. on Blast Furnace Inject., Australasian Inst. of Mng. & Met.,
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