Regenerative furnace
Regenerative Re*gen"er*a*tive (r?*j?n"?r*?*t?v), a. Of or pertaining to regeneration; tending to regenerate; as, regenerative influences. --H. Bushnell. [1913 Webster]

{Regenerative furnace} (Metal.), a furnace having a regenerator in which gas used for fuel, and air for supporting combustion, are heated; a Siemens furnace. [1913 Webster]


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  • regenerative furnace — noun : a gas burning furnace equipped with a regenerator * * * a furnace in which the incoming air is heated by regenerators. Cf. recuperative furnace. [1860 65] …   Useful english dictionary

  • regenerative furnace — a furnace in which the incoming air is heated by regenerators. Cf. recuperative furnace. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • regenerative furnace — /rəˌdʒɛnərətɪv ˈfɜnəs/ (say ruh.jenuhruhtiv fernuhs) noun a furnace in which the hot combustion products pass into a chamber containing a lattice structure of firebricks (the regenerator). The direction of the gas flow is periodically reversed so …   Australian English dictionary

  • regenerative furnace — Смотри регенеративная печь …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • Regenerative — Re*gen er*a*tive (r?*j?n ?r*?*t?v), a. Of or pertaining to regeneration; tending to regenerate; as, regenerative influences. H. Bushnell. [1913 Webster] {Regenerative furnace} (Metal.), a furnace having a regenerator in which gas used for fuel,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Open hearth furnace — Engineering portal …   Wikipedia

  • recuperative furnace — a furnace having its incoming air heated by exhaust gases, the passage of air and gases through the furnace being always in the same direction. Cf. regenerative furnace. * * * …   Universalium

  • recuperative furnace — a furnace having its incoming air heated by exhaust gases, the passage of air and gases through the furnace being always in the same direction. Cf. regenerative furnace …   Useful english dictionary

  • регенеративная печь — [regenerative furnace] топливная печь, в которой для утилизации теплоты дымовых газов применяется регенератор, принцип работы которого предложил в 1856 г. немецкий инженер Ф. Сименс. Особенность конструкции регенеративной печи нижнее строение… …   Энциклопедический словарь по металлургии

  • Carl Wilhelm Siemens — Born 4 April 1823 (2011 04 04T18:23) Gehrden …   Wikipedia

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