About Dalian Horton

HORTON Group, with more than 25 years experience in Metallurgy field, is dedicated to supplying top quality products in the Steel and Foundry Industry. Horton could provide quality products, expert technical support and high level of service for the customers worldwide. HORTON offers solution service for steel and Metallurgy industry. The main products we can offer include:Graphite Electrodes, Special Graphite Products, Various Refractory Bricks, Monolithic Refractory, Stopper Rods, Ladle Shroud, Nozzels, Casting Rolls for Rolling Mill, Tungsten Carbide Rings and Composite Rolls, Ceramic Rolls, Various type of Bearings, Casting and Mechanical Components, Special Casting Sands (Ceramsite), Investment Casting etc.All our products are manufactured to meet stringent ISO requirements. We have successfully cooperated with a large number of customers at home and abroad. We, wholeheartedly welcome friends of related fields from all over the world to contact with us. Your production need have been our first priority. We are proud to place our expertise, our skill and our facility at your service. Our ultimate goal is the pursuit of your satisfaction!
Castable for Iron Ladle

Monolithic design for iron charging ladle is a fast, cost-effective alternative to conventional bricked lining. It offers entire structure without brickwork joints and freedom from hot metal penetration. Horton series of castables typically suited for iron ladle feature high strength, superior resistance to thermal shock and slag erosion, as well as long life.

  Main Cramp Iron Iron Runner Slag Runner
Iron Line Slag Line
Al2O3  % Min. 75 59 61 62
SiC    % Min. 10 30 13 15

Bulk Density g/cm3 Min.

110℃x24h 2.92 2.79 2.42 2.55
1450℃x24h 2.88 2.75 2.40 2.40

Cold Crushing Strength MPa Min.

110℃x24h 31.04 28.70 8.5 17.0
1450℃x24h 42.96 43.68 27.0 32.0

Modulus of Rupture MPa  Min.

110℃x24h 4.75 4.36    
1450℃x24h 5.71 5.91    
Permanent Linear Change % 1450℃x2h ±1.0 -0.1 +0.1 +0.3