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Fuego Hobby Kiln

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Fuego Hobby Kiln

Furniture Kit

 H-F-1418/00 ($175.00)
Furniture Kit for Fuego Kilns

Three 12" Full Round Shelves (1/2" thick), # Four each of 1/2", 1", 1-1/2", 2", 3", & 4" High 1" Triangular Ceramic Posts #, 1 pound Cone 10 Kiln Wash

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F1418 (USA) Hobby Kiln

Small home kiln designed for Home Hobby/Craft Pottery Up to Cone 10

Model F1418-usa Fuego Craft Kiln reaches Cone 10 with power to spare. This ideally sized home craft kiln uses a minimal 240 volt 20 amp circuit. Includes simple One-Touch™ program control. Great for apartments or houses with smaller power systems.

The FUEGO has the full range of premium L&L features such as hard ceramic element holders, Type K 8 gauge thermocouple with ceramic protection tube, full support 14 gauge aluminized steel stand, two solid peephole plugs with full 1” view, proprietary reflective brick coating that protects brick and minimizes dusting, and three-year limited warranty. Brick thickness is 3” and also includes a layer of non-RCF fiber between the stainless steel case and firebrick for extra insulation, a door shut-off switch for the elements, and an extra peephole plug in the top for venting.

Initially designed for the international market where home voltage is typically 240 volts and either 13 or 15 amps the Fuego and Robin and available for the USA market with a 16 amp 240 volt design. The USA Fuego will heat Cone 10 in 3-1/2 hours!

Temperature: 2350ºF, Cone 10
Cubic Feet: 1.5
Inside Diam: 13.5” Inside Height: 18"
Outside Dimensions: 22” W x 27” D x 31” H

$1435

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Fuego open from the front
Inside the Fuego
Fuego open from the back
There is a 1" vent on the lid with a peephole plug
Fuego closed from the back
Control panel with One-Touch control, one/off switch and fuse
Notice how the dense ceramic element holder transmits and reradiates the energy of the elements
Unique element connection system does not require crimping
Heavy-duty 14 gauge aluminized steel full-support stand shown with stainless vent bypass collection box and leg detail
8 gauge type K thermocouple and ceramic protection tube
1" full view peephole with solid ceramic peephole plug
3" (76mm) K23 Premium Firebrick backed up with 1/8" (3 mm) Non-RCF Ceramic Fiber Paper
Top-Loading
One section
7 sides
1.5 cubic ft (42 Liters)
190 pounds (86 Kg)
13.5" Diam x 18" High
34 cm Diam x 45.7 cm High
22" Wide x 27" Deep x 31" High
55.9 cm Wide x 68.6 cm Deep x 78.7 cm High
Part Number
Watts
Volts
Phase
Fuse Size
K-F-141B/31
3840 W
240 V
Single Phase
20 Amp

Maximum Temperature

  • Max TemperatureCone 10, 2350F, 1290C

Additional Electrical Information

  • Amps16
  • Max TemperatureCone 10, 2350F, 1290C
  • Wire Connection6-20P Plug
  • Wire Ga for Connection14 Ga
  • Branch FusingNo

Certifications and Markets

  • InternationalMade for USA market only
  • CE
  • UL499Not listed to UL499
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Two 9” high sections stack on top of each other. The element connection box/control box hold the entire kiln together as an integrated unit. The kiln is very easy to assemble and disassemble.
Stainless steel wrapped around shaped firebrick. There are three adjustable clamps welded to each casing. All assembly is with stainless steel screws. The kiln sections sit on a separate stand.
Simple strong hinge with chain for door support
Heavy-duty 14 gauge full solid stand with multiple bends for strength. Legs bolt on with heavy 1/4-20 stainless bolts. The metal is aluminized for good corrosion resistance.
A proprietary brick coating is applied to all interior surfaces of the kiln. This is put on before the element holders are inserted. This coating penetrates the firebrick and fuses the surface on a microscopic level which helps prevent dusting and crumbling of the fragile firebrick.
Solid ceramic peephole plugs with full 1” diameter. Three total: one per section plus one in the lid for ventilation.
Single Zone.
8 Ga Type K Exposed Thermocouple in Mullite Protection Tube (4.5" long /114mm)
Mounted on control panel
One box.
Controls are mounted in a removable box.

Durability

Corrosion resistant materials and methods result in a long-lasting kiln.
Three case clamps per 9" high kiln section are redundant safety for your L&L kiln.
Durability, Repairability, Better Heat Transfer. The smooth, hard surface of the inside ceramic channel allows the elements to expand and contract freely. No pins! The dense ceramic holders extend element life because they do not insulate the hot elements from the kiln interior.
Special brick coating hardens and seals brick for durability and cleaner operation.
Aluminized stands are extremely strong and corrosion resistant. The offer solid support under the kiln - unlike spot-welded angle stands that are common in the industry.
Stainless Steel clips help the lid stay secure and durable. This extra step ensures that the lid won't slip out of the stainless steel band.
Mullite protection tubes extend thermocouple life and keep kiln clean. The mullite protection tube keeps the metal oxides of the thermocouple tip from dropping off and contaminating your work.
Thick 8 gauge thermocouples last a long time. Special Limit of Error to ANSI MC96.1 specifications is used.

Performance

K23 firebrick combines good insulation with strength

Ease of Use

Four-Key Control that Redefines Simplicity • Perfect for Schools & Hobbyists
This is used on top-loading kilns that are 8 sided or less
Solid large non-tapered peepholes allow a wider view into the kiln.

Support

Most L&L Kilns have a three-year limited warranty.
The combined experience at L&L Kilns in kilns, ceramics, electrical engineering and process engineering is unsurpassed. We work as a team to help you get you answers and help.

Serviceability

The bottom can be easily reversed in case of a firing mishap.

Safety

Power Relays are mercury-free to comply with increasing regulation and concern about mercury in schools
All L&L Kilns come with an on-off switch

Elements

The combination of 1/2" diameter element coils, the doubled surface area of the Quad element design, and superior heat transfer of L&L's patented ceramic element holders, make this the best element system in the world today. 

Thermocouples

Pyrocil thermocouples are sensitive but limited to about 2200°F but offer greater sensitivity to temperature change and so may be appropriate in applications below 2200°F that require sensitivity.

Vents

The L&L Vent-Sure Kiln Vent is the most powerful downdraft kiln vent on the market today. That means you have more flexibility in the installation.

The Vent Control allows you to automatically control the operation of the Vent-Sure kiln vent with one of the outputs from the DynaTrol (or Genesis). 

Kiln Furniture

Kiln furniture kits are the recommended set of ceramic shelves, posts and kiln wash that go with each kiln model. These are for loading the work in the kiln.

Cone 10 Kiln wash is used to coat shelves to prevent sticking of glaze.

These safety gloves are perfect for handling hot work when unloading a kiln.

Power

This option helps protect your control from electrical noise

36" Wide x 36" Deep x 37" High
91 cm Wide x 91 cm Deep x 94 cm High
48" Wide x 44" Deep 52" High
48" Wide x 44" Deep 52" High
48" Wide x 44" Deep 52" High
201 lbs (91 kg) + Kit 207 lbs (93 kg) + Vent 217 lbs (98 kg) + Kit + Vent 229 lbs (103 kg)
Skidded Carton with Foam-in-Place packaging