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A Bessemer Steel Converter Removed
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A Bessemer steel converter removed impurities from iron by oxidation (burning) with high-pressure air being blown through the molten iron. The sparks flying from the crucible are the oxidized impurities, such as silicon, manganese, and carbon. 1889.
December 5th, 2011
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