What equipment do I need for kilncasting? | Bullseye

What equipment do I need for kilncasting?

kiln furniture such as these are among the equipment you'll need to pull off your kilncasting project

At the very least, you'll need a kiln, kiln furniture, and a suitable work surface.

The rest depends entirely on the scale and type of casting you plan to do.  Two of the most popular kilncasting processes are box casting and lost wax kilncasting.  Each of these methods will require different tools and their own unique set of considerations.

In order to properly answer this question, we suggest reading about these different methods and deciding which is most appropriate for the project you're considering.  Then, once you've decided, it will be clearer which equipment will be needed.

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Helpful Resources

Video lesson: Open-Faced Kilncasting
Video lesson: Box Casting
Annealing Chart for Thick Slabs


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