sinter


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

sin·ter

(sin'tĕr),
To heat a powdered substance without thoroughly melting it, causing it to fuse into a solid but porous mass.
[Ger. dross, slag]

sinter

(sĭn′tĕr)
1. The calcium or silica deposits formed from water obtained from mineral springs.
2. To reduce material to a solid form by heating without melting.

sin·ter

(sin'tĕr)
To heat a powdered substance without thoroughly melting it, causing it to fuse into a solid but porous mass.
[Ger. dross, slag]
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Total capital investments in the sinter plant complex, including construction and installation works, amounted to around 30 billion rubles.
The company says that the plant is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, enabling it to obtain high-quality sinter, and it operates using the best available technologies.
In normal operation, the sinter dust only accumulates on the top of the rotor blades.
In addition, the ignition fuel used in the laboratory sinter pot experiment is liquefied petroleum gas with a quite different calorific value and composition from those of blast furnace gas used by the sintering trolley.
The available market for CEIP product is significantly larger than many other proposed magnetite projects as the majority of blast furnace based steel mills have associated sinter plants.
(ADPnews) - Feb 1, 2011 - Austrian car parts maker Miba AG (WBAG:MBV) announced, it acquired today a minority stake in Indian sintered components manufacturer Maxtech Sintered Product Pvt.
Outotec's scope covers engineering, supply of proprietary and special equipment as well as technical services for a sinter plant with annual capacity of 3.7 million tonnes.
The city has been very supportive of PresMet and now GKN Sinter. We wanted to keep them here," Mrs.
The plant also recently produced its 95 millionth tonne of sinter since being commissioned in February 1978.
Sixty-one dust samples from more than 40 recovery boilers of various types have been characterized, and their sintering tendencies have been ranked according to an index that relates to the strength of the sintered dust.
GKN Sinter Metals offers the industry's broadest range of products and technologies, including sintered structural parts of aluminum and stainless steel, powder forged processes, metal injection molding, self-lubricating sintered bearings, and filter technologies.