Production of ceramic foam filters for molten metal filtration using expanded polystyrene

Taslicukur Z., Balaban C., Kuskonmaz N.

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN CERAMIC SOCIETY, cilt.27, ss.637-640, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)


Filtration of molten metals with ceramic foam filters is a proven method in order to remove the inclusions. This paper develops a new approach for the production of ceramic foam filters. In the conventional method of ceramic foam filter production, polyurethane sponges are used.