Full title: The Kiln Book: Materials, Specifications, & Construction (Third Edition)
By Frederick L. Olsen
Also know as the kiln builder's bible, the Third Edition of this practical guide to the construction, maintenance and repair of kilns is now bigger and more comprehensive than ever.
The Kiln Book covers the principles of efficient design, building methods, refractory, materials, bricklaying procedures and instructions, fuels and firing systems, arches, flues, electric elements and general safety. The Third Edition now includes chapters on multi-directional and specialty kilns, and offers a few suggestions on what kilns may look like in the future.
Includes complete plans and instructions for building kilns of any size, shape, and purpose.
Third Edition. Hardcover.