Global Patent Index - EP 0468607 B2

EP 0468607 B2 2001-01-10 - Fluid cooled mould for continuous casting of metals

Title (en)

Fluid cooled mould for continuous casting of metals

Title (de)

Flüssigkeitsgekühlte Kokille für das Stranggiessen von Metallen

Title (fr)

Moule refroidi par liquide pour la coulée continue de métaux

Publication

EP 0468607 B2 (DE)

Application

EP 91250192 A

Priority

  • DE 4023672 A
  • DE 4117052 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0468607A1] The invention relates to a fluid-cooled mould for the continuous casting of metals, in particular steel, with a shaping wall consisting, in particular, of a metallic material, which is secured on a supporting plate and is provided with connections for a cooling fluid for the purpose of cooling the wall. In order to reduce the weight of the mould suspension, including the oscillation device to be moved and thereby to enable higher oscillation frequencies to be set for the minimum power requirement in the case of fluid-cooled oscillating moulds, it is proposed to secure spring elements (7) on that side of the supporting plate (2) which faces away from the wall (1). The spring elements are secured on one side in a uniformly distributed manner and have a considerably lower stiffness in the casting direction than in the two transverse directions. In addition, the invention proposes that the spring elements (7) extend in a direction transverse to the casting direction, that the opposite ends of the spring elements (7) be secured on a carrier plate (6), that the carrier plate (6) be connected to a fixed base frame (12) and that an oscillation device (16,17) engage on the supporting plate (2). …<IMAGE>…

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B22D 11/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B22D 11/04 (2006.01); B22D 11/053 (2006.01); B22D 11/055 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B22D 11/053 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0468607 A1 19920129; EP 0468607 B1 19950419; EP 0468607 B2 20010110; AT 121328 T 19950515; DE 4117052 A1 19921126; DE 59105225 D1 19950524; DK 0468607 T3 19950626; ES 2071205 T3 19950616; ES 2071205 T5 20010316; JP 2978599 B2 19991115; JP H04251637 A 19920908; US 5201909 A 19930413

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