Category: Glaze > Blue
Created 2016-01-26 14:49:16 by Daniel Spruyt
Categories: Glaze > Blue
Firing Temperature: Δ6
Atmospheres: Oxidation
Surface Type: Glossy
Transparency: Transparent

Blue/green transparent glaze.
Source: www.ceramicartsdaily.org | Copyright © 2009, Ceramic Publications Company | 33 tried and true glaze recipes
From David Wright,
Ceramics Monthly, April 1998

This glaze worked well with my local materials (Belgium)

Material Amount Batch Subtotal
Frit 3110 59
Silica 17
Kaolin (Theoretical) 12
Strontium Carbonate 9
Lithium Carbonate 3
Total Base:100
Copper Carbonate 5
Bentonite 2
Total: 107

Percentage Analysis

Ingredient Amount SiO2 Al2O3 B2O3 MgO CaO SrO Li2O K2O Na2O KNaO Fe2O3 CuO LOI
Frit 31105939.463.551.713.332.038.9210.95
Silica1717
Kaolin (Theoretical)125.674.831.5
Strontium Carbonate96.322.68
Lithium Carbonate31.221.78
Copper Carbonate53.221.78
Bentonite21.190.40.040.020.020.060.080.070.2
Total10763.328.781.710.043.356.321.222.058.9811.030.073.227.94
100% no LOI 63.928.861.720.043.386.381.232.079.0611.140.073.25

Unity Molecular Formula (UMF)

FLUXES

RO/R2O

0.44 Na2O
0.07 K2O
0.12 Li2O
0.19 SrO
0.18 CaO
STABILIZERS

R2O3

0.26 Al2O3
0.07 B2O3
GLASS-FORMERS

RO2

3.2 SiO2
OTHER

 

0.12 CuO
SILICA:ALUMINA

SiO2:Al2O3

12.24

FLUX RATIO

R2O:RO

0.63 : 0.37

SiO2:Al2O3 Chart

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SiO2:Al2O3 Ratio
SiO2:Al2O3 Ratio 12.24

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
WWW 375 6 0.26 0.07 3.2 0.51 0.07 0.44 0.18 0.12 0.19
Wrights Water Blue 1-6 0.25 0.07 3.18 0.51 0.07 0.44 0.18 0.12 0.18
Basic Water Blue (Wright's) 1-6 0.25 0.07 3.18 0.51 0.07 0.44 0.18 0.12 0.18

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Hazards

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Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Hazardous Materials Identification System (HMIS) SDS Link
Material Pictograms Signal Word Hazard Statements Health Flammability Hazard Protection
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
Kaolin (Theoretical) HarmfulHealth Hazard DANGER SDS for EPK KAOLIN: EPK Kaolin is a naturally occurring mineral, which may contain amounts of crystalline silica
typically 0.1-1.0%, may cause damage to respiratory system through prolonged or repeated
exposure.
Strontium Carbonate Harmful WARNING Product dust may be irritating to eyes,skin and respiratory system.  1 0 0 E
Lithium Carbonate Harmful WARNING Harmful if swallowed.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Harmful to aquatic life.
Copper Carbonate Harmful WARNING Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
Bentonite Harmful WARNING Causes eye irritation
Causes skin irritation
May cause respiratory irritation