Foundry ladle

a vessel for holding molten metal and conveying it from cupola to the molds.

See also: Foundry

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A foundry ladle shroud system consisting of the shroud, shroud attachment system, mounting plates and gaskets was showcased by Premier Refractories International.
Shown are typical foundry ladle types--(a) teapot; (b) bottom pour; (c) teapot
Ltd is a world leader in the design and manufacture of foundry ladles and molten metal pouring equipment.
In the war years, the moor became a kind of dumping ground for army tanks and large metal sections which seemed to be like the bottom of foundry ladles.
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More recent approaches to this concept involve the use of a ladle as the treatment vessel, hence the term "ladle metallurgy." While this has been standard practice in the basic steel industry for many years, problems of scale with smaller foundry ladles have limited application in the foundry, that is until now,