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Just a hint, you may want to check with the A P Green Company. they make
refractory for large boilers such as we use in the paper industry. they
have material which will stand up to coal fired/natural gas boilers. let me
know what you find out. If you need I can get their 1 800 # so you can find
a dealer near you.
> I'm not sure if there are any ceramic engineers out there, or maybe just
> someone with the experience, but I have a need for information.
> Does anyone have a clay body formula for clay which is refractory enough
> be used for bronze crucibles? We have a large homemade centrifugal caster
> (essentially a giant-size jewelry caster) which requires custom-made
> crucibles. I can make & mold the crucible, but out of what? We need to
> able to pour molten bronze into these, then use a torch to keep it molten
> until the caster is released. Any ideas out there?
> This is a pretty unique request, but I am constantly amazed by the
> on this list. Thanks in advance. - Dennis in Wyo.
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