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Description: Reimbold & Strick stoneware matte frit
Frits are made by melting mixes of raw materials, quenching the melt in water, grinding the pebbles into a powder. Frits have chemistries raw materials cannot.
A frit is the powdered form a man-made glass. Frits are premelted, then ground to a glass. They have tightly controlled chemistries, they are available for glazes of all types.
Reimbold & Strick Frit chart with chemistry
|Co-efficient of Linear Expansion||62 x 10-7 (20-400C)|
|Frit Softening Point||560C|
|Glass Transition Temperature||490C|
|By Tony Hansen|
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