Definition of Fluxing lime
1. Noun. A white crystalline oxide used in the production of calcium hydroxide.
Terms within: Atomic Number 20, Ca, Calcium
Generic synonyms: Oxide
Derivative terms: Lime
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Literary usage of Fluxing lime
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1. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1908)
"... quantity of silica for fluxing lime is 59.96 111.16 = .539. This latter factor will be found useful in slag calculations, as, when the percentage of ..."
2. The Metallurgy of the Common Metals, Gold, Silver, Iron, Copper, Lead and Zinc by Leonard Strong Austin (1907)
"The equivalent for manganese is 55, that of iron 56. so that we may reckon them as having equal values for fluxing. Lime, magnesia and baryta. ..."
3. A Text-book of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines by Cornelius Beringer, John Jacob Beringer (1906)
"Borax will flux almost anything, but it is especially valuable in fluxing lime, &c., and metallic oxides ; as also in those coses in which it is desired to ..."
4. Transactions by Society of Engineers (London, England), England Society of Engineers (London (1881)
"6d.; add to this for the fluxing lime 2s. per ton of steel, and 3d. per ton for the labour of four extra men employed about the converter, will bring the ..."