Casting a Billet from an Electric Furnace, Chase Brass and Copper Co. by Alfred T. Palmer

Title:Casting a Billet from an Electric Furnace, Chase Brass and Copper Co.
Artist:Alfred T. Palmer
Owner:Library of Congress
Country of Origin:United States of America
Date of Creation:1942 AD
Tags:Photographs Ohio
Jigsaw PuzzleClick Here to Play

Casting a billet from an electric furnace, Chase Brass and Copper Co., Euclid, Ohio. Modern electric furnaces have helped considerably in speeding the production of brass and other copper alloys for national defense. Here the molten metal is poured or cast from the tilted furnace into a mold to form a billet. The billet later is worked into rods, tubes, wires or special shapes for a variety of uses