–Jeremiah Young

 

 Test tiles done this week.
 Fired to cone ^6
on Flint hill clay (buff, black, red) and Laguna B-mix
 Glaze Name:

 Floating Blue … Cone: 6  

Main Ingredients:
Nepheline Syenite: 47.30  Grams
 Silica 325 Mesh: 20.30  Grams
EPK Kaolin: 5.40  Grams
Gerstley Borate: 27.00  Grams
Total: 100.00  Grams
Add:   Cobalt Oxide: 1.00  %
Red Spanish Iron Oxide: 2.00  %
Bentonite (325 Mesh): 1.00  %
Rutile: 4.00  %

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  eggshell Cone: 6

Whiting: 9.50  Grams

Zinc Oxide: 5.50  Grams

Ferro Frit 3124: 44.50  Grams

Custer Feldspar: 20.00  Grams

Bentonite: 7.50  Grams

Edgar Plastic Kaolin: 5.00  Grams

Silica: 8.00  Grams

 

Total: 100.00  Grams

Add:

Tin Oxide: 9.00  %

Red Spanish Iron Oxide: 3.00  %

 

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opal blue Cone: 6

EPK Kaolin: 30.00  Grams

Ferro Frit 3134: 50.00  Grams

Flint: 25.00  Grams

Total: 105.00  Grams

Add:

Cobalt Oxide: 2.50  %

Rutile: 5.00  %

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 temmoku Cone: 6

Silica 325 Mesh: 25.00  Grams

EPK Kaolin: 16.70  Grams

Nepheline Syenite: 16.70  Grams

Gerstley Borate: 8.30  Grams

Dolomite: 8.30  Grams

Talc: 6.70  Grams

Bone Ash: 6.70  Grams

Red Spanish Iron Oxide: 10.00  Grams

Total: 98.40  Grams

 

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 Lynne’s Glassy Grey ^5/6 Cone: 6

 

Description: This is Perkins Center for the Art’s glossy glaze with lots of movement. It looks great on textured surfaces where it breaks nicely or layered over glazes high in RIO such as Randy’s Red. LGG works well on all clay body colors and looks best when slow cooled.

Gerstley Borate: 50.00  Grams

Silica: 30.00  Grams

EPK Kaolin: 15.00  Grams

Titanium Dioxide: 5.00  Grams

Total: 100.00  Grams

Add:

Soda Ash: 2.50  %

Copper Carbonate: 2.00  %

Red Iron Oxide: 1.00  %

Cobalt Carbonate: 0.75  %

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  1. John
    July 6, 2012 at 2:17 pm

    which is which?

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