Shimbo Crystal Schedule 1

Start temperature assumed: 25°C
Step Rate to Temp °C Rate
°F/hr
To °F Hold Accum
Time
1 100°C/hr to 200 180 392 0 2:02  
2 200°C/hr to 500 360 932 0 3:32  
3 500°C/hr to 1270 900 2318 0 5:04  
4 999°C/hr to 1100 1798 2012 0 5:14  
5 10°C/hr to 1075 18 1967 0 7:44  
*Rates are expressed as "Celcius/Fahrenheit degrees", temperatures as "Degrees celcius/fahrenheit"

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  • (Recipes) VS - Vesuvius Fara Shimbo Crystalline Glaze

    Titanium-Free Crystalline Glaze

    2004-05-13 - Matures at cone 9. Completely transparent ground and easily grown crystals very white when no other colorants are used. Surface is relatively hard a...

  • (Recipes) F5-3NO-E1 - Fa's Blue Heaven Fara Shimbo Crystalline

    Nickel teal crystals on a transparent amber ground

    2004-05-14 - This is so far the best base from which to obtain true nickel teal crystals (caused by nickel zinc silicate) on an amber ground (caused by nickel spin...

  • (Recipes) WM - Wollast-O-Matte Fara Shimbo Crystalline Glaze

    Matte textured crystalline glaze

    2004-05-14 - This is essentially a raw glaze which gives small crystals on a very tactile surface. It accepts most colorants easily (with the exception of nickel ...

  • (Recipes) ZZ1 - Zu-Zu Cone 8-9 Fara Shimbo Crystalline Glaze

    Lower fire version of a popular crystalline glaze

    2004-05-14 - This glaze utilizes the Glass Coatings and Concepts' (formerly General Color's) GF 106 Frit. This is a substitute for the popular Pemco 286 frit whic...

  • (Recipes) TF - Tin Foil II Fara Shimbo Crystalline Glaze

    Low Titanium Cone 6-9 Glaze

    2004-05-14 - Purpose: To alter the shape of the crystals from broad "geranium" petals to narrow "dandelion" or "aster" petals by using tin. Tin Foil 2 is an ex...

  • (Recipes) AO - Fa's All-Opaque Base Fara Shimbo Crystalline

    Entirely opaque surface (crystals and ground)

    2004-05-13 - An excellent "starter glaze" for new crystallieri.

  • (Recipes) GR - GRANITE Fara Shimbo Crystalline Glaze

    Zinc Silicate and Rutile Crystal Producing Glaze

    2004-05-12 - This glaze produces a surface coated with small crystals of rutile which grow both around and through the zinc silicate crystals. Surface is fairly s...

  • (Recipes) GBCG2 - Frit GCC106 Generic Base Crystalline Glaze

    From Fara Shimbo Crystal Glazes Book 2

    2008-03-20 - You can change the ratio of these ingredients to suit your individual needs and tastes, within certain parameters. The more frit you use (relative t...

  • (Recipes) GBCG1 - Frit 3110 Generic Base Crystalline Glaze

    From Fara Shimbo Crystal Glaze book 2

    2008-03-20 - You can change the ratio of these ingredients to suit your individual needs and tastes, within certain parameters. The more frit you use (relative to ...


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