Patent Number: 6,254,744

Title: Holder for a mother plate

Abstract: The invention relates to a holder to be used during the stripping of a metal deposit produced on the surface of a mother plate in electrolytic refining, which mother plate has a supporting bar (12) fixed at one edge of the plate for supporting the mother plate during the stripping (16), and an edge strip (10) at least on the edge opposite to where the supporting bar (12) is fixed. According to the invention the holder (1) has at least one pressing member (4), so that during the stripping (16) the metal deposit (15) is pressed by the pressing member (4) in order to make a contact between the deposit (15) and the pressing member (4) close to the edge strip (10) installed on the edge opposite to where the supporting bar (12) is fixed.

Inventors: Larsson; Hans-O (Kil, SE)

Assignee: Outokumpu OYJ

International Classification: C25C 7/08 (20060101); C25C 7/00 (20060101); B23H 003/04 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018