08992824 is referenced by 4 patents and cites 181 patents.

Crucible compositions and methods of using the crucible compositions to melt titanium and titanium alloys. More specifically, crucible compositions having extrinsic facecoats comprising a rare earth oxide that are effective for melting titanium and titanium alloys for use in casting titanium-containing articles. Further embodiments are titanium-containing articles made from the titanium and titanium alloys melted in the crucible compositions. Another embodiment is a crucible curing device and methods of use thereof.

Title
Crucible and extrinsic facecoat compositions
Application Number
13/693155
Publication Number
8992824 (B2)
Application Date
December 4, 2012
Publication Date
March 31, 2015
Inventor
Brian Michael Ellis
Niskayuna
NY, US
Joan McKiever
Niskayuna
NY, US
Stephen Francis Bancheri
Niskayuna
NY, US
Bernard Patrick Bewlay
Niskayuna
NY, US
Agent
Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C
Assignee
General Electric Company
NY, US
IPC
F27B 14/10
F27D 1/00
B22D 41/02
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