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Meniscus level

In continuous casting, it is the level of a molten steel surface in a mould.
English Meniscus level
Français Niveau de la surface du bain (m)
Deutsch Badspiegel
Español nivel del acero en la lingotera
Português linha de nível do aço na lingoteira

Molten metal flow control

Task assigned to the stopper rod or the slide gate, aiming to regulate the flow of molten metal through the nozzle into the mould.
English Molten metal flow control
Français Contrôle du débit de métal liquide (m)

Mould coating

In continuous casting, it is a thin coating of the mould separating the copper wall from the molten metal, where the molten metal congeals. (It also prevents wear on the moulds’ wall and reduces the frictional movement of the slab/bar).
English Mould coating
Français Revêtement de plaque de lingotière
Deutsch Anstrichmittel /Lack
Español recubrimiento para lingoteras
Português revestimento interior da lingoteira

Mould stack (UK) / Mold stack (US)

In foundry, it is a line of moulds.

English Mould stack (UK) / Mold stack (US)
Français Train de mottes
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