Improvement in the Reliability of Mechanical Flux Feed Systems for Continuous Slab-Casting Machine Molds

  • S. P. Eron’koEmail author
  • A. V. Kuklev
  • M. Yu. Tkachev
  • V. V. Tinyakov
  • S. V. Mechik

We discuss the operating principle and design features for an improved mechanical flux feed system to be used in continuous slab-casting machine molds; this system provides increased reliability and operational efficiency, and is easier to maintain. We describe experimental results for the operating parameters of a combined drive for use in such a mechanical flux feed system, as well as validation of the design, kinematic and power consumption parameters for such drives.


Slab billet mold flux mechanical feed screw conveyor; drive; torque 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. P. Eron’ko
    • 1
    Email author
  • A. V. Kuklev
    • 2
  • M. Yu. Tkachev
    • 1
  • V. V. Tinyakov
    • 2
  • S. V. Mechik
    • 1
  1. 1.Donetsk National Technical University State Educational Institution for Higher and Professional EducationDonetskUkraine
  2. 2.KORAD LLCMoscowRussia

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