Chapter 7. Leadless Fast-Fire Glazes

  1. William Smothers
  1. William G. Picard and
  2. Samia T. Blachere

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch7

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12

How to Cite

Picard, W. G. and Blachere, S. T. (1985) Leadless Fast-Fire Glazes, in A Collection of Papers Presented at the 86th and 87th Annual Meetings and the 1984 and 1985 Fall Meetings of the Materials & Equipment/Whitewares: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 11/12 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320303.ch7

Author Information

  1. The O. Hommel Co. P.O. Box 475 Pittsburgh, PA 15230

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374405

Online ISBN: 9780470320303

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Keywords:

  • aesthetic quality;
  • fired decorating process;
  • stoneware;
  • government regulations;
  • european dinnerware manufacturers

Summary

A review of the major stages in the development of a leadless fast-fire glaze for cones 06–04. Theoretical as well as practical aspects of the problem are examined. Body, engobe and glaze compositions are given. Firing cycles are discussed in terms of the glaze compositions.