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HeyVern
« on: September 19, 2009 03:30:03 PM »

for greenware:
When a piece is being fired in a kiln and reaches the temp for that particular clay, do you stay on that temp for a while or does it drop down and cool off?

Does that make sense?  Basically, is there a hold in temperature?
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« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2009 06:36:40 PM »

Nope, the first firing is pretty basic. It won't hurt to let it sit for 20 minutes or something, but you don't really have to. Once that cone is down, you're good.
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2009 10:32:31 AM »

Thank you!  I can go buy clay now.
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