4.9 Wadding Recipe for Wood-Firing

Wood-firing Wadding

Kiln Wash based Wadding with combustibles

Kaolin x 2

Alumina x 2

Sawdust X 1

Calcium Wadding

Calcium carbonate materials cant be used for wadding since they won’t fuse to clay.

Seashells  (melting temperature of 2000C)

Plaster based Wadding

Plaster of Paris x 1 (melting temperature of 1200C)

White x 1 (adding white to increase the melting temperature)

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