TechNote 6: Preparing the Shelf System for a Large Kiln | Kilnforming

TechNote 6: Preparing the Shelf System for a Large Kiln


technote 6: preparing shelves in unusually large kilns


Overview

Creating large, finished glasswork that is flat, uniform, and well annealed is highly dependent upon having a reliable shelf system. An ideal shelf system for a large kiln must have a continuous, seamless surface and be level, stable, smooth, durable, flat, and able to transfer heat uniformly.

In TechNote 6: Preparing the Shelf System for a Large Kiln, we recommend one such shelf system and provide the information needed to prepare it.

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TechNote 6: Preparing the Shelf System for a Large Kiln PDF

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Video lesson: Preparing Kiln Shelves
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Revised October 13, 2008.