|Monthly Tech-Tip |
Alternate Names: Frit 318, Frit P318
Description: Leadless high barium zero alumina borosilicate flux
Used in partially-fritted matte and art glazes.
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.
Hommel Frit 385
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.
|Co-efficient of Linear Expansion||7.0 x 10-6 (50-450C)|
|Frit Melting Range (C)||1650-1800F|
|By Tony Hansen|
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