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RE: Feeding a coke drum. How does it fill?

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Anonymous

The drum fills from the bottom up.  The coke in the drum, as it builds, forms channels and the new material feeding the drum travels thru these channels to the top.  As new coke is formed, at the top, new channels develop and the process continues until the drum is full.
 
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