Obsolete Kiln Instructions

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Caution

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Caution Instructions for L&L Kilns
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General cautions for operating most L&L Kilns. These can be helpful for anyone using electric kilns.
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Instrucciones de precaución para los hornos L&L
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Caution Instructions for L&L Kilns (Spanish)

Operation

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Firing a Manual Kiln
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How to fire a manual kiln
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Jupiter Manual Kiln Instructions
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Basic instructions for Jupiter Manual kilns

Tips, Cones, Log

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Dawson Cone Chart
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Chart showing cones and equivalent temperatures at different firing rates
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Firing Log
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Simple form for logging your firings
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Orton Cone Chart
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This is a chart showing the temperatures and firing rates at which various cones bend.
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What Cone Numbers Mean
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This is a good description of how cones work and how they can help you fire your kiln better.
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The Ceramic Firing Process in an L&L Kiln
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Description of the typical ceramic processes of bisquing and glazing
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Orton Firing Tips
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A series of practical tips for firing a kiln form Orton
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Firing Glass in a Pottery Kiln
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Suggestions for firing glass in a pottery kiln.

Maintenance

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Brick Repair Kit Instructions
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Instructions that go with our brick repair kit. Shows how to do brick repair.
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Regular Maintenance of Your L&L Kiln
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Tips for maintaining a peak operating condition in a kiln.
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El mantenimiento regular de su horno L&L
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Regular Maintenance of Your L&L Kiln (Spanish)
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Ark-Less (Arkless) Conversion Diagram & Instructions
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Diagram of how to wire old L&L Kilns that have at Hart of Oak switch with an Ark-Less switch

Control

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Dawson Kiln Sitter (LT3)
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Instructions for Dawson Kiln Sitter (Model LT3) used on Jupiter & Dura-Fire Manual kilns and most other L&L manual kilns in
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Dawson Kiln Sitter (LT3-PK)
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Instructions for Dawson Kiln Sitter (Model LT3-PK) used on Doll kilns and old K model kilns
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Tru-View Pyrometer System Instructions
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Instructions for Tru-View Multi-zone Pyrometer System
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Gemini Shut Off Control Instructions
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This is the cone type kiln sitter control used on the old B Model kilns
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Auto Cone Kiln Sitter Instruction Manual
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This is the instruction manual for the new Orton Kiln Sitter
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Orton Auto-Cone Instruction Manual
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Orton AC20 Auto-Cone Instruction Manual
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Perfectfire Control Instructions
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The Perfectfire controls were used in B Series kilns from the 1990's

Vent

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Vent-Sure Vent System Instructions
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Installation and Operation Instructions for Vent-Sure Kiln Vent
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El sistema Vent-Sure: El respiradero de tiraje invertido
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L&L Vent-Sure Downdraft Kiln Vent System (Spanish)

Assembly

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Assembly of Kiln Sitter Control
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Step by step set up and assembly instructions.

Installation

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Fuses for Electric Kilns
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All about the kinds of fuses used on electric kilns
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General Installation Instructions
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Installation instructions for most L&L kilns unless there is a specific installation sheet. Revision: 4-15-12
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BTU Analysis for Easy-Fire kilns for HVAC Calculations
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How to figure out BTU loading for HVAC systems for Easy-Fire Kilns

Accessories

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High Temperature (Cone 10) Kiln Wash
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Description of, and instructions on how to use L&L Cone 10 Kiln Wash.

Troubleshooting

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Troubleshooting with Cones
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How to troubleshoot firing problems using pyrometric cones
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Basic Electricity Troubleshooting for L&L Kilns
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Electrical background information and troubleshooting tips for kilns.
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Element Troubleshooting & Installation Instructions
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Element troubleshooting and installation tips for kilns.
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Troubleshooting and Fixing Brick Problems
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Brick troubleshooting tips for kilns.
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General L&L Kiln Troubleshooting Guide
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General troubleshooting tips for kilns.

Service & Warranty

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Service for L&L Kilns
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Guide to getting service for L&L kilns.
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Servicio para los hornos de L&L
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Service for Your L&L Kiln (Spanish)

MSDS

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Material Safety Data Sheet for Cone 10 Kiln Wash
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All of the MSDS sheets together for all the materials in L&L's Cone 10 Kiln Wash

General Instructions

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SQ Series Kiln Instructions
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Old instruction manual.
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B Series Kiln Instructions
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Kiln instructions for the old B Series kilns
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G Series Kiln Instructions
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Old instruction manual.
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GD Kiln Instructions
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Old instruction manual.
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Instructions for older version of the GS1714
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Old instruction manual.
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K Model Kiln Supplement Instructions
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Old instruction manual.
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E49 Series Kiln Instructions (also E48)
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Old instruction manual. Closest instructions we have for E48 kilns.
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R Series Instructions
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Complete Jupiter Manual Kiln Instruction Manual
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Complete Jupiter Manual Kiln Instruction Manual. This is the entire manual that comes with your Jupiter Manual kiln.
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Complete Doll/Test Manual Kiln Instruction Manual
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Complete Doll/Test Manual Kiln Instruction Manual. This is the entire manual that comes with your Doll/Test Manual kiln.
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Dyna Kiln Instructions
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These are old instructions for the H1100 (H-1100), H1300 (H-1300), H1500 (H-1500), H8800 (H-8800), H1824 (H-1824) square top loading kilns. They can also be used for the C model kilns with similar numbers. We suggest supplementing these with instructions for the K Model and Jupiter Manual Kilns.
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GQ1714 Instructions and brochure
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Instructions and brochure for the GQ1714 kiln.

Discontinued Kiln Literature

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B Series Literature
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Kiln instructions for the old B Series kilns made in the 1990's
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Old J Series Econo-Kiln Literature
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Old catalog for J Series Econo-Kilns with specifications
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Old DynaKiln Catalog and Parts List
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Old catalog for DynaKiln with specifications. For models9H, 11H, 13H, 15H, 138H, 158H, 188H, 220H, 224H, 70, N90, N100, 9L, 11L, 13L, 15L, 138L, 158L, 188L, N220, N224, 63, 93, 212, 414, 616, 818, 200 424, 63H, 93H, 212H, 414H, 616H, 818H, 200H, 424H.