|Monthly Tech-Tip |
5 different brand names of iron oxide at 4% in G1214W cone 5 transparent glaze. The specks are not due to particle size, but differences in agglomeration of particles. Glazes employing these iron oxides obviously need to be sieved to break down the clumps.
|Materials||Iron Oxide Red|
Specking is a fault in fired ceramic ware, iron-bearing contaminants are visible and mar the appearance of the surface.