The Kiln

Small brick kiln used several years ago and to be converted to a black firing kiln.

Inspecting the fired work.

Burners operating at top temperature.

Opening the spy hole.
Full reduction operating at 1300oC.
Flame exiting the spy hole extending 30 cm.

Flame can be seen  exiting the top of the flue at approximately 120cm at top temperature.

Photo of the kiln closed ready to be fired.

Damper arrangement, showing the increments used to accurately indicate the position of the damper.

Flue arrangement for kiln.
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