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Origin of Bessemer converter
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It must have taken no small amount of courage to then present himself in Bessemer the following night.
So, one of the teams wore chain-mail ulsters, and the other wore plate-armor made of my new Bessemer steel.A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
He was decided to be the first inventor of the process, and a patent was granted him over Bessemer, who was a few days before him.Steam Steel and Electricity|James W. Steele
With the converter in operation, the first step in the cycle was the evacuation of the ducts to a near-perfect vacuum.
He boosted me into the chamber of the converter and pointed out an opening near the top, about twelve by twenty-four inches.
Another achievement of far-reaching consequences was Captain Henry Bessemer's process for manufacturing steel.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson