[Clayart] bisque firing (story)my kiln

Lis lis.allison at primus.ca
Sun Jul 28 18:35:53 EDT 2019

Breakers do get old and 'fatigue out'. A 50-amp breaker might flip at 45 
if it is fatigued. It's easy to replace a breaker, just be sure to turn 
off power to the box before you start!


On 2019-07-28 9:46 a.m., Kathy Schultz wrote:
> Thanks for your suggestion about checking the breaker box for a loose connection.
> I have had many successful firings using these breakers, but you never know.
> Sent from my iPad
>> On Jul 27, 2019, at 4:22 PM, Snail Scott <claywork at flying-snail.com> wrote:
>>> On Jul 26, 2019, at 2:24 PM, Kathy Schultz <K1claylady at aol.com> wrote:
>>> What I would like to know is what you all think about going ahead with glazing and firing these pots to cone 5 since they did not reach cone 05?
>> I have some clay that would be happy with this, but some clays will have serious glaze flaws if only bisque fired to 08. So, it depends on your clay body. As a personal rule of thumb: the grayer the clay, the higher the bisque required.
>>           -Snail
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