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Revision as of 08:48, 19 February 2013

Creator:
EnabrinTain
Status:
Acquired
Born On:
10:41, 16 February 2013 (CST)
Last Updated:
08:48, 19 February 2013 (CDT)


Also see:


Overview

This is where we can hang info on the Pottery Kiln.

About the Kiln: The Makers Local 256 kiln is an Evenheat model 4320.

  • It is capable of firing to 2300F or Cone 8.
  • It uses a KilnSitter kiln controller that has a bad timer and 4 zones controllable via light switches.
  • It uses a 220v, 24A breaker.


Directions / Suggestions

So you wanna make a ceramic thing...

Congratulations! Admitting it is the first step!

Clay (getting it)

  • Currently we are sourcing clay from Hobby Lobby.

Throwing (using the potters wheel)

  • The people who donated the kiln also donated a motorized potters wheel.

Drying / Candling

Firing


Useful Links