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  • Working with a caking coal Wright obtained the following results: - Analysis of the tar showed that the increase of the specific gravity was due to the increase in the quantity of pitch, which rose from 28.89 to 64.08% in the residuals; whilst the ammonia, naphtha and light oils steadily fell in quantity, the creosote and anthracene oils doing the same, but to a smaller extent.
  • This arrangement has the effect that the salts, as they separate out, slide down the sloping part and arrive in the central channel, which is not exposed to the fire-gases, so that they quietly settle there, without caking to the pan, until they are fished out by means of perforated ladles.
  • The property of caking or yielding a coherent coke is usually absent, and the ash is often very high.
  • Very important distinctions-those of caking or non-caking-are founded on the behaviour of coals when subjected to the process of coking.
  • The caking property is best developed in coals low in oxygen with 25 to 30% of volatile matters.
 

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