Category Archives: temperature curve

Secrets of the Microwave Kiln

I’ve just bought my third Hot Pot Maxi microwave kiln. But, why buy yet another “toy” kiln when I already have a “proper” glass kiln of a distinctly robust and modern design? I hope to answer that question by talking … Continue reading

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Getting hot and cold by the minute

I’m sure you’ll have seen diagrams that describe what a kiln schedule is trying to achieve. Nice straight lines going up and down. Nice straight lines when a target temperature is being held. It all looks so tidy and logical. … Continue reading

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