Here an image of the pulley system I rigged to lift my kiln’s lid out of the way. The parts came from Home Depot and Tractor Supply. My wife helps me with the rings. I just use the pulley system for the lid — so it gets lifted up and suspended out of the way… Read more »
Category: Special Kilns
After making one DaVinci kiln for a large industrial customer in Connecticut they bought six more. We custom designed the control panels so they could squeeze two control systems into one NEMA1 panel and save space. These photos show the kilns in production at our factory in Swedesboro NJ.
A super insulated kiln ring for a customer who is doing year long testing of liquid metal batteries. 4-1/2″ of brick with 2″ of backup mineral wool on the sides, 6″ of brick on the top and 6″ of brick and 2″ of calcium silicate on the bottom.
Here are some photos I saw of a competitor’s kiln while fixing some of Easy-Fire kilns at Penn State. The kiln still works but for how long? Note how the soft K23 firebrick (the same brick all kiln manufacturers use) does not take normal abuse well. That is why L&L invented and uses hard ceramic element… Read more »