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fast firing/ cone 6 reduction

updated sat 23 jan 99


The Slack-DeBrock Family on fri 22 jan 99

Ben...check out Fred Olsen's THE KILN BOOK and his fastfire chapter. He has
done it, and explains the process well. With regards to fastfiring with
wood, I happen to use Fred's design in a 40 cubic foot version, and achieve
beautiful ash on the pots with about a 9 hour firing, burning between a
quarter and half cord of wood. It's an excellent design and fires very

By the way....Marcia Selsor was going to post some cone 6 reduction glazes
that I never saw posted...did I miss them somehow?? joan