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u.p. woodfired kiln 4th.firing finishing the front setting

updated sun 5 feb 12


gary navarre on sat 4 feb 12

It look likes the weather is cooperating for a firing so=3D

Hey Folks,=3D0A=3D0A=3DA0It look likes the weather is cooperating for a fir=
ing so=3D
I'm glad I did all this work earlier even though it was well below freezin=
g the last few weeks. In real time I lit the Pignose yesterday and I'm lett=
ing the charge of mixed hard and soft wood cook down to nothing in 6-8 hour=
s just to do some drying of the wadding and any moisture in the greenware w=
hich was at or below 20% from house drying. Zach is going to help me pick u=
p some Elm sticks from a standing dead Peter cut down and I might cut some =
more Hemlock limbs just to add a little extra to the fuel pile. I'm not in =
any real hurry so I'll probably keep a small fire going and get useta worki=
ng hard again because I got a little soft staying in the house all winter. =
Thanks for watching and stay in there eh.=3D0A=3D0A
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