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u.p. hobagama 2011 3rd. firing stoking alone again

updated mon 20 jun 11


gary navarre on sun 19 jun 11

Hey Folks,

Well my pal Peter stoked a while and had to go home so I decided to keep s=
toking by myself. If nothing else this video shows a kiln gas flow rate tes=
t with a couple pieces of Red Pine because they burned with lots of smoke..=

I stoked another 14 hours with some advancement recorded in the Bartlet. Th=
e needle pyrometers look like they got tired and I think they stopped readi=
ng correctly. Has anyone else experienced that phenomena with a wood kiln?

Thanks and stay in there eh.

Gary Navarre
Navarre Pottery
Navarre Enterprises
Norway, Michigan, USA