Jump to content

- - - - -

Advice Needed On Firing.

Electric kiln un even pots

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Scarlett Massel

Scarlett Massel


  • Members
  • Pip
  • 1 posts

Posted 22 March 2014 - 07:53 AM

Help! I make slab rolled coloured porcelain forms, with uneven thicknesses.

Perhaps because of this, there are a few splits which appear after the (only) firing. Cone 6, 7.

Would controlling and perhaps slowing down the heating and cooling process help diminish the chance of this splitting?

Attached Files

#2 Marcia Selsor

Marcia Selsor

    Professor Emerita, Montana State University-Billings

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 4,807 posts
  • LocationSouthmost Tip of Texas

Posted 22 March 2014 - 08:09 AM

Chris should chime in here. She fires and dries her pieces in supports like bowl forms. If I see here this morning I will ask her to respond. We are at NCECA.

Marcia Selsor

Professor Emerita Montana State University-Billings

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users