Chapter 24. Enameling of Cast Iron Stove Components
- John B. Wachtman Jr.
Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1988 The American Ceramic Society, Inc. and The Porcelain Enamel Institute
Proceedings of the 49th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 5/6
How to Cite
O'Byrne, L. (1988) Enameling of Cast Iron Stove Components, in Proceedings of the 49th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 9, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310489.ch24
- Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1988
Print ISBN: 9780470374795
Online ISBN: 9780470310489
- vermont castings;
Detailed below is the enameling process practiced at Vermont Castings. The author begins with the castings, which are all produced by a Disamatic 2070 molding machine, and follows them through blasting with iron grit, ground coating, and cover coating application including cover coat types (opaque and majolica) and firing times and temperatures to achieve proper fired thickness.