Merits of using andalusite-based refractories compared to bauxite-based refractories

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Nyoka, M.; Brazier, D.; Courtney, T.; Parry, R.A.;
(2013)
  • Publisher: The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
  • Subject: refractory | calcination | andalusite | bauxite | furnaces

Historically bauxite-based refractories have been used in applications where andalusite-based refractories could work. Bauxite-based refractories were chosen over andalusite-based refractories mainly because of the availability of low-cost Chinese bauxite and also becau... View more
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