Slow CoolingGas kilns use hard fire-brick which cool far more slowly than the foam-core brick used in electric kilns. Many here have suggested this is one major difference in the "cone 10" look of a gas kiln.
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SCM and the Companion Glazes RunRon Ball wrote me the following:
Hi George. I am going to be putting in a load of dipped/poured and sprayed glazes on some pots. My recent venture in this area resulted in a number of pots with gla…DiscussionSCM and the Companion Glazes Run3 Likes
Low cost flat lapping disc can be used on you potters wheel if you, drill bat pin holes in it, and provide a trickle of water to cool it. At amazon.com, 120 grit for aggressive material removal. Click the image to purchase
Members have had great things to say about John Britt's new book, Mid-Range Glazes. Click the image to buy from Amazon.com
If you just want to spout off, it is best accomplished as a blog posting. If you want to get more guidance and ideas from other members, ask a question as a new discussion topic. In the upper right corner of the lists for both types of posting, you will find an "+Add " button. Clicking it will open an editor where you create your posting. 4/16/2014