Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Mudslinger Ceramics

Ceramic Tape Recipe? (Like Keraflex)

Recommended Posts

Hi all

 

Have just flipped through the last 20 forum pages (eyes hurt!) looking for a PDF paper some very clever soul once posted last year on making your own ceramic tape sheets of porcelain, a 'homemade' version of Keraflex sheets......of course cannot find it! Have used the Search option with several combinations of words but still no luck!

 

The primary binder was PVA glue that gave the thin translucent porcelain its plastic flexibility but with a bit of water would soften the glue base allowing complex shapes to be formed from the sheets.  Much, much cheaper than buying Keraflex no matter how wonderful it is.

 

There was a very specific way of making the slip formula and handling the sheets in drying so am looking for that PDF.....does anyone remember the post?....have the PDF on file?...have another recipie I could use? 

 

Help ........!

 

 

Irene

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hello! I am trying to work with porcelain very very thin and come across this chat, but the links do not work any longer,  could somebody connect me with some source? Or that precious pdf!? ....Please!?   Thank you

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
10 hours ago, claclana said:

Hello! I am trying to work with porcelain very very thin and come across this chat, but the links do not work any longer,  could somebody connect me with some source? Or that precious pdf!? ....Please!?   Thank you

this should help, or here starting on pages 18 thru 21

edit: please look into the toxicity of burning pva glue as Neil noted in his post

Edited by Min

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.