A blast furnace is a type of metallurgical furnace used for smelting to produce
industrial metals, generally iron, but also others such as lead or copper. In a blast
The purpose of a blast furnace is to chemically reduce and physically convert iron
oxides into liquid iron called "hot metal". The blast furnace is a huge, steel ...
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Nov 24, 2012 ... Extraction of Iron (Blast Furnace) ... Cast Iron is later made by melting pig iron
with scrap iron and coke using a hot air blast. Thank you :).
A simplified diagram of a Blast Furnace is drawn below. A typical blast furnace
may be up to 32 metres in height and 10 metres in diameter. They have thick
Iron is extracted from iron ore in a huge container called a blast furnace. Iron ores
such as haematite contain iron oxide. The oxygen must be removed from the ...
Jan 28, 2016 ... A vertical shaft furnace that produces liquid metals by the reaction of a flow of air
introduced under pressure into the bottom of the furnace with a ...
Oct 5, 2015 ... The charge is placed a giant chimney called a blast furnace. The blast furnace is
around 30 metres high and lined with fireproof bricks. Hot air ...
How Steel is Made: a Brief Summary of a Blast Furnace: How Steel is Made with
Blast Furnance There are two types of metals, ferrous & non-ferrous. Ferrous ...
The blast furnace Back to reactivity page. blast furnace. The raw materials (
haematite, coke and limestone) are fed into the top of the furnace. Hot air is
Nov 7, 2007 ... A blast furnace is a huge steel container many metres high and ... In the blast
furnace there are several chemical reactions taking place; that.