Created by Glazy Admin 2015-07-16 06:59:40, updated 2015-08-09 17:28:53

Parent: None

Type: Flux

Weight: 124.0000
Formula Weight: 61.9790
LOI: 50.0000
Thermal Expansion: 0.0000
Oxide Na2O
% Analysis 50.00
Formula 1.000

Soda ash supplies Na2O.
A soluble but pure source of sodium. Used as an ingredient in
carbon-trap glazes, as a deflocculant in casting slips, as
a source of sodium in soda firings, and as an ingredient in
Egyptian Paste.
Analyses:
Hopper:
Na2CO3
Cooper & Royle:
Na2CO3
Rhodes:
Na2CO3
Chappell:
Na2CO3
Cushing:
Na2CO3
Memmott:
Na2CO3
Grebanier:
Na2CO3 10 H2O (crystal) (sal soda)
Na2CO3 (fused) (soda ash)
Parmelee:
Na2CO3 10 H2O (crystal)
Na2CO3 (fused)
Hamer:
Na2CO3 10 H2O (washing soda)
Na2CO3 (soda ash)
IMC:
% 21.70 Na2O 78.30 LOI

Hazards

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Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Hazardous Materials Identification System (HMIS) SDS Link
Pictograms Signal Word Hazard Statements Health Flammability Hazard Protection
Harmful WARNING Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
2 0 0 B

Recipes using this material

Name Amount of Soda Ash Temp. Atmospheres Surface Transparency Si:Al R20:RO Author
Toms Mino 4 Δ5 - 7 Oxidation
Reduction
Satin Semi-opaque 4.44 0.68 : 0.32 Tom Demeranville
Toms matte mino 2 Δ6 - 8 Oxidation
Smooth Matte Semi-opaque 5.25 0.65 : 0.35 Tom Demeranville
GVSU (Staley) Deflocculated Porcelain Casting Slip 6.06 Δ9 - 10 Oxidation
Reduction
Glossy 3.39 0.87 : 0.13 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
GVSU Deflocculated Terra Cotta Casting Slip 0.125 Δ04 - 3 5.53 0.27 : 0.73 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
GVSU Snow White Deflocculated White Stoneware Casting Slip 0.125 Δ9 - 10 Oxidation
Reduction
5.28 0.89 : 0.11 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
Malcolm Davis Shino (Cedar Hill) 16.3 Δ6 Reduction
Semi-glossy Opaque 3.81 0.94 : 0.06 Sue McLeod
Ferguson Shino 3.3   Reduction
Semi-opaque 4.33 0.93 : 0.07 Emilio del Pozo
Jen's Juicy Fruit Variation Base (variation) 10 Δ6 Oxidation
Semi-matte Translucent 5.3 0.66 : 0.34 mitch henke
Red Shino 15.5 Δ10 - 11 Reduction
Glossy Opaque 3.86 0.94 : 0.06 Sid Henderson
Malcom Davis Red Shino 17.3 Δ10 - 12 Reduction
Wood
Glossy Opaque 3.77 0.94 : 0.06 chance taylor
Golden Shino 12 Δ10 - 11 Reduction
Semi-glossy Opaque 4.05 0.94 : 0.06 Sid Henderson
Lisa Orr's Base Cone--04 Glaze 16   Oxidation
14.8 0.75 : 0.25 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
Lisa Orr's Turquoise Cone--04 Glaze 16 Δ05 - 04 Oxidation
14.8 0.75 : 0.25 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
Lisa Orr's Molasses Cone--04 Glaze 16 Δ05 - 04 Oxidation
13.38 0.75 : 0.25 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
Lisa Orr's Honey Amber Cone--04 Glaze 16 Δ05 - 04 Oxidation
14.8 0.75 : 0.25 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
White Shino High Fire Glaze Base 5.94 Δ9 - 10 Oxidation
Reduction
Wood
4.26 0.94 : 0.06 Clemson University---Ceramic Dept.
Adam's White Shino 8 Δ9 - 13 Reduction
Wood
3.91 0.95 : 0.05 Adam Yungbluth
Malcolm Davis Shino 16.37 Δ10 Reduction
Salt & Soda
Wood
Glossy Opaque 3.77 0.94 : 0.06 IU Southeast Ceramics
GWU Gold Shino Glaze 2 4.15 Δ10 Reduction
Glossy Transparent 4.35 0.93 : 0.07 Ken Potter
Shino 7 Gold 5 Δ10 Reduction
Glossy Semi-opaque 4.69 0.89 : 0.11 Ken Potter
Sonoran Crawler 0 Δ9 - 10 Oxidation
Neutral
Reduction
Satin-matte Opaque 5.15 0.1 : 0.9 Sid Henderson
Karen Starshine Aqua ^6 5 Δ6 Oxidation
Glossy 9.76 0.43 : 0.57 Alisa Liskin Clausen
ferguson Shino 3.5 Δ10 - 12 Reduction
4.21 0.93 : 0.07 chance taylor
Malcom Davis Shino 16.37 Δ6 - 10 Oxidation
Reduction
Salt & Soda
Semi-glossy Semi-opaque 3.77 0.94 : 0.06 Nic Etue
Ink Cone 04 0.5 Δ04 - 03 Oxidation
Semi-glossy Opaque 10.49 0.14 : 0.86 Sid Henderson
Turquoise Matte 2 9.07 Δ6 Oxidation
Smooth Matte Semi-opaque 4.44 0.46 : 0.54 Clara Giorello
Turquoise Matte 1 9.43 Δ6 Oxidation
Matte Opaque 4.32 0.45 : 0.55 Clara Giorello
Waterfall Turquoise Matte 9.07 Δ6 Oxidation
Smooth Matte Semi-opaque 4.61 0.42 : 0.58 Clara Giorello
Red C/NG + Silicon Carbide 9.43 Δ6 Oxidation
Glossy Translucent 4.42 0.43 : 0.57 Clara Giorello
Copper Aqua Red 4 Δ6 - 8 Oxidation
Glossy Opaque 9.7 0.43 : 0.57 Daniel worley
P47.P19.B2 red temmoku 7.27 Δ8 Reduction
Smooth Matte Opaque 9.48 0.38 : 0.62 Andrea Campioni
NCC Shop Shino + 3% Red Iron Oxide 4 Δ9 - 11 Reduction
Semi-glossy Semi-opaque 4.05 0.95 : 0.05 Lee Love
Randy Johnston Dry Shino 3 Δ9 - 12 Reduction
Wood
Stony Matte Opaque 3.39 0.96 : 0.04 Nate Willever
Val Cushing Shino Gustin Rev. 4 Δ9 - 10 Reduction
Glossy 3.97 0.94 : 0.06 Glazy Admin
^6 Lynn's Glossy Grey 2.5 Δ5½ - 6 Oxidation
Glossy Translucent 12.3 0.2 : 0.8 NVCC Ceramics Annandale Campus
Liz Kraus Shino 7.96 Δ9 - 13 Reduction
Wood
Semi-glossy Opaque 3.91 0.96 : 0.04 IU Southeast Ceramics
Rohit's Rutile (Iron Body) 4.5 Δ10 Reduction
6.53 0.65 : 0.35 Rohit Amberker
Woody's Carbon Trap 1 Δ10 Oxidation
Reduction
6.44 0.73 : 0.27 Glazy Admin
P6 Golden Sand 10 Δ6 - 7 Oxidation
Reduction
Satin Opaque 4.24 0.44 : 0.56 Clara Giorello
Cherry Blossom Gold-Shino 8 Δ5 Reduction
Semi-glossy Opaque 4.26 0.96 : 0.04 Clara Giorello