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Unformatted text preview: Continuous Casting & Hot Rolling Continuous Continuous Casting & Hot Rolling Continuous Continuous casting (right, red arrows) Method of working steel that conveys steel from its molten Method state to blooms, ingots, or slabs. The white-hot metal is poured into open-ended molds and continues on through rollers cooled by water. A series of guide rollers further shapes the steel into the desired form. the Hot rolling (left, blue arrows) Hot Still the primary means of milling steel. This process begins with pre-shaped steel slabs, which are reheated in a soaking pit. The steel passes through a series of mills: the blooming mill, the roughing mill, and the finishing mill, which make it progressively thinner. Finally, the steel is wound into coils and transported elsewhere for further processing. transported ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EGN 2031 taught by Professor Staff during the Summer '08 term at University of South Florida.

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