, Volume 16, Issue 6, pp 520–521 | Cite as

The toroidal oxy-fuel burner

  • J. G. C. Pope
Technical Article


The growing need for a means of rapidly melting scrap in steelmaking practice is briefly discussed. The Shell Toroidal burner designed for melting such cold charges is described, and its application to open-hearth furnaces and Fuel-Oxygen-Scrap (FOS) furnaces is discussed.

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© The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. G. C. Pope
    • 1
  1. 1.Shell International Petroleum Co. Ltd.LondonEngland

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