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  PMC PRO No-Flake Firing Kit with Carbon
PMC PRO No-Flake Firing Kit with Carbon by Cool Tools


 
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This firing kit is perfect for firing bronze clay, copper clay, PMC PRO, and Accent Silver. Fine silver clays can also be sintered using this kit. Firing fine silver in carbon is a good way to incorporate low-fire cubic zirconia, lab and natural gems (including diamonds) that would change color or be damaged if fired on an open kiln shelf. 

If you've fired metal clay in a stainless steel vessel, you know what a mess it makes of the inside of the kiln and around the pan. Stainless steel makes a good container for carbon firing because it won't melt at the high temperatures needed to sinter metal clays, but the extreme heat oxidizes and expands the metal. Then, as it cools, tiny flakes of oxidized stainless steel begin popping off the surface in a process called "spalling". If you listen closely, you can hear it. You can also watch it happening. Spalling can go on for hours after a firing leaving black flecks everywhere. This kit solves this problem by using a special alloy that can be fired again and again without ever spalling. Click here to download our box folding instructions.

Included in the Kit:
2 Sheets 12" x 12" No-Flake Firing Foil
1lb Coconut Activated Carbon
Instructions

Watch the video below to see how to fold a firing box from No-Flake Firing Foil.
Price: $16.20
Product Dimensions: 12" x 12"
Made in USA
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Product Code: KIT-300
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No-Flake Firing Foil does not flake in the kiln! Keep the inside of your kiln clean and healthy. Makes a superior carbon firing container.

No-Flake Firing Foil is a special alloy that does not spall at extreme temperatures, so there's no mess and no flaking. If you are firing bronze or copper clay, steel clay, PMC PRO high strength metal clay, heat sensitive stones or Accent Silver you will need to fire in carbon to protect the articles from oxidation. No-Flake Firing Foil allows you to customize the size of your firing container and fire your wares safely and without a mess.

Watch how easy it is to fold a box from this foil in the video below.

Tool List:
1 roll No-Flake Firing Foil
12" metal ruler
Wide wooden burnisher (the wedge from a ring clamp is perfect)
Small ball burnisher or ball point pen for scribing
Household scissors