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Night
night clay tile fired
Night is a new clay body we recently developed. This smooth cone 5-6 body fires a dark black in oxidation. It is designed with Navajo Wheel in mind. One will find the same great plasticity that makes Navajo Wheel a great throwing body in Night. This Body is for oxidation firing only. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 6%
Fired Shrink 12% at Cone 6
Absorption 2% at Cone 6
Starry Night
starry night clay tile fired
Starry Night is Night Clay with an ilmenite grog. This cone 5-6 body fires a dark black in oxidation with shining speckles from the ilmenite. It is designed with Navajo Wheel 35 in mind. One will find the same great plasticity that makes Navajo Wheel a great body to work with, combined with a fine grog that provides tooth without being too coarse to throw. This Body is for oxidation firing only. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 5%
Fired Shrink 11% at Cone 6
Absorption 2% at Cone 6
CONE 6 PORCELAIN
cone 6 corcelain clay tile fired
Cone 6 Porcelain is a smooth porcelain clay body that has exceptional throwing characteristics and very good strength. Being a true porcelain this clay is translucent when fired to cone 6. Cone 6 Porcelain fires white in oxidation and a light gray in reduction. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 6%
Fired Shrink 14% at Cone 6
Absorption 1.2% at Cone 6
50/50 MIX
50/50 Mix clay tile fired
50/50 Mix fires to a natural reddish tan color in oxidation and a medium red brown under reduction. 50/50 Mix combines the clays of Quarry Tile and Sculpture Mix plus a 80-mesh grog resulting in a smooth creamy plastic texture. An excellent wheel clay. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 7.5%
Fired Shrink 14.4% at Cone 6
Absorption 4% at Cone 6
SCULPTURE 50
sculpture 50 clay tile fired
Sculpture 50 is a sculpture clay formulated with the potter in mind. Excellent for sculpting of wheel throwing from small to large and tall forms. A very strong clay, Sculpture 50 uses a blend of grogs to give good hand building and wheel qualities. Sculpture 50 fires from a buff color in oxidation at cone 5 to pleasant reddish tones in reduction at cone 10. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 6.1%
Fired Shrink 13.3% at Cone 6
Absorption 4.6% at Cone 6
NAVAJO WHEEL
navajo-wheel clay tile fired
Navajo Wheel is a blend of IMCO clays selected to produce a smooth textured plastic red clay. Navajo Wheel is an excellent wheel and hand building clay where a deep red tile color is desired. An excellent clay for school. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 9%
Fired Shrink 15% at Cone 6
Absorption 5% at Cone 6
NAVAJO WHEEL 35
navajo-wheel-35 clay tile fired
Navajo Wheel 35 is an outstanding throwing body, specially formulated for the studio potter as well as the production potter. Navajo Wheel 35 contains a 35 mesh grog that lends good structural strength enabling the potter to throw tall forms and still retain smoothness. A rich red tile color under oxidation at cone 5 or 6 and a dark brown can be acquired with a moderate reduction at cone 5. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 7%
Fired Shrink 10.5% at Cone 6
Absorption 5% at Cone 6
DC 3-5
dc 3-5 clay tile fired
Designed as a multi-purpose mid range stoneware, DC 3-5 is a good wheel throwing clay that trims to a smooth almost burnished surface. Excellent for sculpting, slab work, and coiling techniques. DC 3-5 has very good drying characteristics which will reduce warping and cracking problems. Fires to an off-white color in oxidation and a light grey in reduction. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 5
Dry Shrink 5%
Fired Shrink 12.8% at Cone 6
Absorption 1.6% at Cone 6
STONEWARE 1-C
dc 3-5 clay tile fired
Stoneware 1-C fires to a sandstone color in oxidation and a brown in reduction. Stoneware 1-C contains a fine silica sand to make an excellent smooth textured wheel clay which will produce vitreous stoneware pottery within the temperature range of an electric kiln. Stoneware 1-C will give the appearance of a cone 10 reduction clay body when fired to cone 5 in oxidation. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 7%
Fired Shrink 11.8% at Cone 6
Absorption 2.4% at Cone 6
Toki Flame Clay
Toki Flame clay tile fired
Toki Flame clay is good throwing clay. Toki Flame Clay is formulated to have a very low thermal expantion this allows it to handle the temperature fluctuations involved in baking and cooking over gas. Due to its low thermal expansion glaze fit is difficult. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 5/6
IMCO OVENWARE
dc 3-5 clay tile fired
IMCO Ovenware is good throwing clay. IMCO Ovenware is formulated to have a very low thermal expantion this allows it tohandle the temperature fluctuations involved in baking. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
GREAT WHITE
great white clay tile fired
Great White is an excellent throwing body that can wistand the torque of long tall pulls. It fires white in both oxidation and redution Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 7%
Fired Shrink 14.8% at Cone 6
Absorption 1.3% at Cone 6
GREAT WHITE WITH GROG
great white with grog clay tile fired
The companion to Great White with a 48 mesh grog added for increased tooth allowing larger forms. Safety Data Sheet
Recommedned Glaze Cone 6
Dry Shrink 5%
Fired Shrink 12% at Cone 6
Absorption 2.3% at Cone 6
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7268 Frasinetti Road
Sacramento, CA 95828
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