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Chapter 1 - Understanding Silica Fume
Silica Fume Production

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The charging deck of a furnace. The tractor is being used to stoke the furnace charge. This is actually the cooler part of the furnace. At the bottom near the electrodes, the temperature is over 2,000 degrees C. The hood over the furnace is part of the collection system that collects the silica fume.