2018 №07 (06) DOI of Article
2018 №07 (01)

The Paton Welding Journal 2018 #07
The Paton Welding Journal, 2018, #7, 33-35 pages

Experimental study of slag and metal pool rotation during the electroslag process in current-supplying mould

Yu.M. Kuskov and V.G. Soloviov

E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of the NAS of Ukraine 11 Kazimir Malevich Str., 03150, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail:
Experiments on studying the rotation of slag and metal pools during the electroslag process in current-supplying mould were conducted. It was found that metal pool rotation can occur both due to the forces of friction from the rotating slag pool, and due to electromagnetic forces applied to the molten metal. Operating current, passing through the mould current-conducting section, has a decisive influence on generation of the rotating effect. 13 Ref., 1 Table, 3 Figures.
Keywords: rotation, slag and metal pools, electroslag process, current-supplying mould
Received:                07.05.18
Published:               31.07.18
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