Firing log #21 - bisque

Firing log #21 - bisque
Time Temperature Event
10:17 32°C Start kiln
15:02 600°C Close kiln vent hole
15:51 700°C End of segment 1
17:52 980°C Start of 30min soak
18:21 980°C End of segment 2
22:17 (+1 day) 62°C
07:18 (+2 days) 37°C Open kiln
  • One plant pot exploded … air bubbles in clay? fired the kiln too fast? 🤔
  • Luckily no obvious damage to the kiln
  • Cleaned the kiln by lifting out the large broken pieces first then using a hoover with a soft round brush on the end to clean up smaller debris.

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