SURESTART® Ladle Sands
Prince offers an array of SURESTART® ladle sands based on ladle size, mill conditions, run time, temperature, and other variables to create a custom approach to each customer’s needs. Our technical service team works individually with each mill to determine what engineered product is best.
Achieve high free open rates with Prince
Prince’s SURESTART® ladle sands are a refractory-based material applied in various quantities for optimized free opening of the ladle tap hole. SURESTART® ladle sands can be applied manually or with automatic feeding systems. Automatic feeding systems provide a reliable and effective technique to improve free open rates.
Prince uses high-quality sources for all raw materials that are used in our various ladle sand blends. Packaging is offered in a variety of sizes and options globally.
SURESTART® ladle sand benefits:
- High refractory deformation temperatures for applications that have longer residence time or long turnaround heats
- Ideal formulations to optimize high free open rates in applications with low residence time or short turn around ladles
- Improved free open performance in high residence time heats from robust zircon-based blends
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