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(update status as per mailing list post from Dean)
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{{EquipmentInfobox
 
|name=Kiln Carbolite - High Temp
 
|name=Kiln Carbolite - High Temp
|image=Hackspace_Unknown.png
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|image=Carbolite Kiln.jpg
 
|category=Equipment
 
|category=Equipment
 
|subcat=Metalworking<!-- Sub-category if one exists. Please check main listing to see other categories contained within the main one -->
 
|subcat=Metalworking<!-- Sub-category if one exists. Please check main listing to see other categories contained within the main one -->
|status=Faulty
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|status=Good working order
 
|reqtraining=no
 
|reqtraining=no
 
|owner=Michael , Dean
 
|owner=Michael , Dean
 
|location=Cage
 
|location=Cage
 
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mainly used by knife makers
 
  
needs work: control wiring needs to be sorted, some one pulled them out so that needs to be repaired, The controller should be checked and a guide to controller put together.
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A metalworking kiln with various applications in heat-treating, light forging or casting of metals
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No training requirement, but please seek advice from other metalshop users if you are unfamiliar with its use
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This one is the larger of hackspace's two kilns so can heat bigger workpieces, but doesn't have as high a maximum temperature as the [[Equipment/Kiln-2|QMUL kiln]]
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It also has a much simpler control system compared to the QMUL
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Not suitable for ceramics

Revision as of 13:28, 19 January 2022

Kiln Carbolite - High Temp
Carbolite Kiln.jpg
Sub-category Metalworking
Status Good working order
Last updated 20 January 2022 18:22:36
Training requirement no
Owner Michael , Dean
Location Cage

A metalworking kiln with various applications in heat-treating, light forging or casting of metals

No training requirement, but please seek advice from other metalshop users if you are unfamiliar with its use

This one is the larger of hackspace's two kilns so can heat bigger workpieces, but doesn't have as high a maximum temperature as the QMUL kiln

It also has a much simpler control system compared to the QMUL

Not suitable for ceramics