Category: Glaze > Matte
Created 2008-11-19 08:00:00 by Glazy Admin
Categories: Glaze > Matte
Firing Temperature: Δ6
Atmospheres: Oxidation
Surface Type: Satin - Matte
Transparency: Translucent

Glaze Type: Lithium Matt
Most-used colorants:
Zirconium yellow
vanadium yellow
Victoria Green
Shell Pink
Coral
Mn Carb
Co Carb
Cu Carb
black Ni oxide
From Geoff Wheeler.

Material Amount Batch Subtotal
Nepheline Syenite (Theoretical) 57.5
Strontium Carbonate 26.5
Silica 7.1
Kentucky OM #4 Ball Clay 6.2
Lithium Carbonate 2.7
Total Base:100
Bentonite 2
Total: 102

Percentage Analysis

Ingredient Amount SiO2 Al2O3 MgO CaO SrO Li2O K2O Na2O KNaO Fe2O3 TiO2 LOI
Nepheline Syenite (Theoretical)57.534.913.40.060.42.655.638.280.060.4
Strontium Carbonate26.518.67.9
Silica7.17.1
Kentucky OM #4 Ball Clay6.23.421.730.020.020.060.020.080.070.070.78
Lithium Carbonate2.71.11.6
Bentonite21.190.40.040.020.020.060.080.070.2
Total10246.6115.530.120.4418.61.12.735.718.440.20.0710.88
100% no LOI 51.1517.040.130.4820.421.212.996.279.260.210.08

Unity Molecular Formula (UMF)

FLUXES

RO/R2O

0.26 Na2O
0.08 K2O
0.11 Li2O
0.52 SrO
0.02 CaO
0.01 MgO
STABILIZERS

R2O3

0.44 Al2O3
GLASS-FORMERS

RO2

2.23 SiO2
SILICA:ALUMINA

SiO2:Al2O3

5.09

FLUX RATIO

R2O:RO

0.45 : 0.55

SiO2:Al2O3 Chart

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SiO2:Al2O3 Ratio
SiO2:Al2O3 Ratio 5.09

Similar Base Recipes

Similar RO/R2O Unity Formulas

R2O3 - STABILIZERS RO2 - GLASS FORMERS RO/R2O - FLUXES
Recipe Name ΔTemp Al2O3 B2O3 SiO2 ZrO2 SnO2 TiO2 KNaO K2O Na2O CaO MgO ZnO BaO PbO Li2O SrO
Matte B from Geoff Wheeler 6 0.44 2.23 0.34 0.08 0.26 0.02 0.01 0.11 0.52
Strontium Blue 6 0.45 2.18 0.34 0.08 0.26 0.02 0.11 0.52
Matte Base Glaze Chris Pickett 6 0.44 2.25 0.35 0.08 0.27 0.02 0.01 0.11 0.51

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Hazards

09/2016 Note: This is a new feature. If a recipe material is not listed, that material's data has not yet been added. Some materials only have GHS ratings, while others only have HMIS ratings. Warnings differ between systems and countries. Glazy does not take any responsibility for accuracy of linked SDS information. Contact your ceramics supplier for safety information for your specific materials.
Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Hazardous Materials Identification System (HMIS) SDS Link
Material Pictograms Signal Word Hazard Statements Health Flammability Hazard Protection
Strontium Carbonate Harmful WARNING Product dust may be irritating to eyes,skin and respiratory system.  1 0 0 E
Silica HarmfulHealth Hazard DANGER From 200-Mesh SDS:
May cause cancer by inhalation.
Causes damage to lungs through prolonged or repeated exposure by inhalation.
* 0 0 E
Kentucky OM #4 Ball Clay Health Hazard WARNING May cause damage to lung through prolonged or repeated inhalation 2 0 0 E
Lithium Carbonate Harmful WARNING Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Harmful to aquatic life.
Bentonite Harmful WARNING Causes eye irritation
Causes skin irritation
May cause respiratory irritation