|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||651/351 ; 651/341 ; 605/339 ; 605/343 ; 605/345 ; 605/346 ; 605/347 ; 605/356 ; 605/540|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 62 인용 특허 : 27|
A system for melting and delivering glass to a work area such as spinners for making fiberglass includes a melter with heaters so arranged that the "hot spot" in the molten glass is located away from the walls and corrosion sensitive parts so that the various elements of the melter wear out at substantially the same time. The system is further provided with a dual exhaust arrangement when the melter, conditioner and forehearth are located on the same floor of the plant, the first exhaust being at the juncture of the melter and conditioner, and the second...
[ I claim:] [1.]1. In a method for melting glass which includes: providing a glass melter, a conditioner, and a forehearth; melting a glass batch in said melter to form molten glass therefrom; discharging said molten glass from said melter into said conditioner; flowing said molten glass through said conditioner to lower the temperature of the molten glass in said conditioner wherein said conditioner includes a top wall, a bottom wall and pair of side walls; and discharging said molten glass at the lower temperature attained in said conditioner into said...