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!

Skimmer Block, Impact Pad and Well Block


Horton offers a wide range of precast shapes for tundish such as MgO-based or MgO-Al2O3-based skimmer blocks, impact pads and nozzle well blocks. Individual design is available to meet needs of specific operation condition. Horton series products feature high fired strength, superior resistance to erosion/corrosion, long service life.

Al2O3 %   Min. 45 80 80 5 -
MgO  %  Min. 33 6 4 80 85
SiO2  %  Max. 10 7 7 8 7
Bulk Density g/cm3 Min. 110℃×24h 2.90 3.00 3.05 2.90 2.85
Modulus of Rupture MPa Min. 110℃×24h 10 3 5 7 10
Cold Crushing Strength MPa Min. 110℃×24h 60 20 35 50 58
Linear Change % 110℃×24h ±0.1 ±0.1 ±0.1 ±0.1 ±0.1