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Kiln: Paragon Fire Fly


 
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The FireFly with manual temperature control is for those who want the flexibility of a kiln on a modest budget. The interior size is a roomy 8" x 8" x 4-1/2" and can accommodate 2 shelves per load. This kiln will allow you to fire all brands and forms of metal clay, both silver and gold. You will also be able to enamel, make dichroic glass, fire sterling silver with metal clay, and gemstones with metal clay. You can burn out organic materials in this kiln such as leaves, paper clay and cork clay. You can even fire and glaze bisque ware and porcelain.

The furniture kit includes:
  • 1 - 7" x 7" x 5/8" hard ceramic kiln shelf
  • 4 - 1/2" x 1" square posts
  • 1 - 1 LB bag of kiln wash.

Warranty
The kiln is warrantied to be free of defects in workmanship for a period of 1 year from date of shipment. Manufacturer will repair or replace any parts that become defective under normal and proper use during the specified period.
Entire warranty can be read here.

Delivery
Ships Free in the U.S.
Standard colors normally ship 1-2 weeks from order, but can take up to 2-3 weeks during promotions and holidays. Please allow at least 2 weeks time for your customized kiln to be built and shipped. When your kiln arrives, call us at 888-478-5060 for setup assistance if you need it. We'll have you up and running in minutes.

International Voltages
This model can be ordered in different voltages for destinations outside the United States. Please contact us to place a special order.

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Price: $410.00

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Product Dimensions: (Exterior) 15" x 18-1/2" x 12"
Inside Dimensions: (Interior) 8" x 8" x 4-1/2"
Made in USA


Product Code:
KLN-401-P

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Paragon FireFly Manual Kiln with Digital Pyrometer

Enjoy digital accuracy on a modest budget: Watch the kiln temperature on the hand-held, easy-to-read digital pyrometer, which is included at no extra charge. The pyrometer will help you determine the cooling rate of difficult glazes or know when to begin monitoring glass. It takes the guesswork out of firing. The reliable hand-held pyrometer weighs only 5 ounces and measures in degrees F up to 1999F. (Please note: If you fire hotter than 1999F, you will need a pyrometer that reads higher temperatures.) The liquid crystal display is easy to read even in bright daylight. Replace the Type-K thermocouple in seconds with a simple plug-in connection. The Paragon FireFly is made of durable 2 1/2" thick insulating firebrick, which stores heat for slow cooling and safe annealing of smaller glass projects. The solid 2 1/2" thick firebrick top and bottom help seal in the heat. To strengthen the firing chamber, the firebrick corners are fitted together with L-shaped notches. This type of joint lasts longer than the butted joint and the "picture frame" mitered joint found on competitive brands. Dropped, recessed grooves protect the replaceable heating elements for longer life. Wires are fastened to the elements with heat-dissipating connectors refined and proven over many years in Paragon kilns. Rugged construction makes this kiln a little workhorse. This kiln is built to last. Elements are coiled from the finest high-temperature wire available. They use heat-dissipating element connectors refined and proven over many years in Paragon kilns. The hinged lid is self-adjusting to compensate for expansion at high temperatures. The hinge includes a stop that holds the lid open and out of the way. Lift the lid with a handle on the front or a separate handle on the side. A built-in 3" tall steel base with mar-proof rubber feet covers the entire firebrick bottom. Place the kiln directly onto a heat-resistant work surface. No extra stand is needed.


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