Control of the Smelting process
Step by step after each tapping or after each refining treatment, the control of the reduction process can be done by analysing the Tin slag. A XRF system has been bought : Niton XL2T
The equipment for the sample preparation needs to be check with a chemist. He will probably propose two solutions:
- press tablets
- Fused beads.
The system we used by the past was the press tablets system and it has given good results.