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Tag: Steel Production Methods Effects of Steel Production Methods

The processing of steels after conversion of pig iron to steel in a furnace has an important influence on the characteristics of the final products. The general procedure is as follows: The molten steel at about 2900F is fed into a steel ladle, a refractory-lined open-top vessel. Alloying materials and deoxidizers may be added during the tapping of the heat or to the ladle.

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