In the past two articles we briefly outlined rolling mills, and also expounded on three different types. In this article, we will finish the series outlining the differences between a four-high rolling mill, cluster rolling mill, continuous mill and a planetary rolling mill. At American Steel, we believe understanding the differences will help our customers
A compacting rolling mill is used for the purposes of converting powder, or powder like materials into a continuous strip. Typically, the continuous strip is processed through a sintering furnace prior to being processed into finished productions. A compacting rolling mill is usually a 2-high mill with configurations of either a horizontal or vertical plane.
In a previous article, we briefly outlined rolling mills, and the different types. In this article, and one to follow, we will go into more depth on the differences of each. The focus will be on the two-high pull over mill, two-high reversing mill, and the three-high rolling mill. At American Steel, we believe understanding
It has been suggested that Leonardo Da Vinci invented the first rolling mill, but what exactly is a rolling mill? Rolling mills are units in which a metal forming process takes place. During this process various metal materials get passed through a massive pair of rolls, or material handling equipment. The term “rolling” is categorized