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1983 to 1981
cover image December 1983
December 1983
Caption: lngot pusher furnace with charging conveyor in foreground at Alusuisse's rolling plant in Chippis, Switzerland.
cover image October 1983
October 1983
Caption: Examining mill finish sheet at Alcoa's Davenport, Iowa works.
cover image August 1983
August 1983
Caption: The new 75 inch single stand, four high, non-reversing Schloemann Siemag, cold mill installed at Consolidated Aluminum's Hannibal, Ohio plant.
cover image June 1983
June 1983
Caption: Alusuisse Caster II line at Essen, Germany.
cover image April 1983
April 1983
Caption: Operator of the New No. 7 mill at Reynolds McCook, Illinois plant inspects rolls before they go into the mill.
cover image February 1983
February 1983
Caption: Charging the round top furnace from above is quick and cuts heat loss at Alcan's Oswego works. The crews can charge the furnace in less than six minutes from the time roof opening is initiated until it is back in place. The round design utilizes the shallow bath melting method and a convection type recuperator to cut fuel use and heat loss. (Photo courtesy Swindell Furnace Div. Davy McKee Equipment Corp.)
cover image December 1982
December 1982
Caption: Aluminum strip being rolled on the hot mill at the Alcan Sheet and Plate Division's works in Oswego, New York.
cover image October 1982
October 1982
Caption: Continuous heat treat line at Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corporation's Trentwood, Washington plant.
cover image August 1982
August 1982
Caption: Automated log handling system at Kaiser Aluminum's Newark Plant.
cover image June 1982
June 1982
Caption: Breaking crust of electrolytlic pot at Alumax's Intalco, Washington smelter.
cover image April 1982
April 1982
Caption: Alumax Foils, Inc. rolls 0.00065 aluminum at speeds over 5000 f.p.m. on their new 72 inch Hunter foil mill.
cover image February 1982
February 1982
Caption: Feeding primary aluminum into melting furnace at Alumax plant.
cover image December 1981
December 1981
Caption: Potline at Alcan's Kitimat smelter.
cover image October 1981
October 1981
Caption: Electromagnetic casting at Kaiser Aluminum and Chemical Corporation's Trentwood, Washington works.
cover image August 1981
August 1981
Caption: Rolling aluminum at Kaiser's Ravenswood, West Virginia, plant.
cover image June 1981
June 1981
Caption: Rolling aluminum at Alcoa.
cover image April 1981
April 1981
Caption: Cockpit of Achenbach Rolling Jet FB3 at VAW's Grevenbroich rolling mill.
cover image February 1981
February 1981
Caption: New Bliss mill at Reynolds Hot Springs, Arkansas, plant.