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Every potter should have one of these. This one has a Bartlett Genesis electronic controller, you will never go back after having one. Start with a kiln like this and then graduate to having a large, second kiln. We have done 375 firings on this one in the past couple of years, it is still like new. Ongoing testing is the key to constant development of your productS and their quality.
Electric Hobby Kilns: What You Need to Know
Electric hobby kilns are certainly not up to the quality and capability of small industrial electric kilns, but if you are aware of the limitations and take precautions they are workable.
In ceramics kilns the firing schedule of a kiln is typically managed automatically by an electronic device called a kiln controller. These are especially common on electric kilns.
A test kiln is a must for all potters and small manufacturers, even serious hobbyists. Here is why.
All types of ceramic are fired in a kiln to cement particles together to produce a hard and water and temperature resistant product.