lyonsd at plbb.us
Tue Aug 24 02:29:54 UTC 2021
What more could the women want?
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> On Aug 23, 2021, at 12:41 PM, mel jacobson <melpots at mail.com> wrote:
> a few of our fantastic hay creek women fired our 50 cube
> hard brick salt kiln yesterday.
> it was near perfect.
> we had jeff from the propane company install a new
> 1-15 psi regulator. (propane can be psi, most natural
> gas is measured in inches of water column.)
> i had cleaned the burners, no rust. reamed the orifices
> and they kicked it in the ass...fired with 13 pounds of pressure,
> they fired to cone 11.
> in the kiln they filled bisque bowls with rock salt. they threw
> in a mixture of salt and soda. about 9 pounds worth. it was a very
> even 9 hour firing.
> it is a good story. big hard brick kiln, big solid brick stack 12 feet, more than ample propane pressure
> and a group of women who fire seriously with no fear.
> I watched from afar, made coffee, lunch, and had a nice new bathroom fully cloroxed.
> website: www.melpots.com
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