flame cleaning

flame cleaning

[′flām ‚klēn·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Removing scale, rust, and dirt from metal surfaces by using a broad flame.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

flame cleaning

The use of a hot flame on steel to remove paint, mill scale, moisture, and surface dirt.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.