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Is firing glass hard on a ceramic kiln?

Most glass projects are easy on a pottery kiln. This is because glass is fused and slumped at low temperatures (1300 - 1500 degrees F). The Type-K thermocouple lasts a long time in that temperature range.

However, very slow heating and cooling rates for thick glass pieces are hard on the mechanical relays. Some of the cooling segments take three days of frequent cycling.



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