By Stephen J. Lewicki From the November/December 1997 Clay Times. Why do elements in electric kilns fail? What can you do to extend element life and save on kiln maintenance costs? Most electric kilns in use today use coiled wire made of a very special high temperature alloy of iron-aluminum-chrome. The chief advantage of this alloy over others that were […]
Having fallen in love with both clay and journalism during her senior year in college, Polly woke up one morning a dozen years later with the idea to start a pottery magazine. In print publication from 1995-2018, Clay Times Magazine is still available through paid online access, with most of the more than 100 original print issues also offered via mail order.