UPCAST (AUTOKUMPU) Continuous Cast
STANDARD: ASTM B49, EN 1977,ASTM B170
DIAMETER PRODUCTION: 8MM
In UPCAST (Outokumpu) Continuous Casting Facility, copper cathodes at high purity are melted in induction ovens under protective atmosphere. Liquid metal copper transferred to waiting and casting ovens by atmosphere-controlled gates is produced as wide rod of Ø8mm (5/16”) standard diameter with “Up cast” continuous casting method.