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Olympic Kiln - FL53E
|Inside Dim:||46" (width) x 46" (depth) x 45" (height) - 53 Cubic Feet|
|Outside Dim:||70" (width) x 75" (depth) x 72" (height)|
|Shelf||11" x 22" Rectangle Shelf - NOT INCLUDED|
|Brick Thickness:||4.5” + 1" Fiber|
|Amperage:||175 amps (Single Phase) / 117 amps (3 Phase)|
|Ship Wt:||2,330# (Freight)|
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- Bartlett V6-CF 12-key Digital Controller
- Mercury Relays in all states except: CA, CT, IL, LA, ME, MA, MI, MN, NH, NJ, NY, NC, RI, VT, WA. (SSRs are recommended as the appropriate approved relay for an additional cost, or you may downgrade to mechanical relays which are available, but not recommended.)
- Pilot Light
- Welded Heavy Angle Iron Frame
- Stainless Steel Jacket
- Breaker Box
- Instruction Manual
- One-year limited warranty (The manufacturer's warranty as well as the optional add-on Extended Warranty Protection Plan do not cover a service contractor to provide in-home kiln repairs.)
Front loading high volume electric models come equipped with pilot light, welded heavy angle iron frame, stainless steel jacket, and 12 key digital Bartlett V6-CF for more ramp-hold user programs and multiple features including delay start, preheat, cone offset, skip step and many more for precise firings every time. Messages and Information are available for reviewing a firing profile before or during the firing, viewing the current segment the firing is in, and cone table for easy look up of temperature and cone number equivalents. The FL53E is equipped with its own breaker box for easy access, safety and lockout.
Additional options include upgrading to the Genesis touchscreen controller, 480 volt, Type S thermocouple, castors, vent, car kiln, and much more!
The Bartlett V6-CF 12-key Digital Controller gives you the freedom to create up to six, 8-step user programs. Other features include delay start, preheat, alarm, cone adjustments, thermocouple adjustments, °F or °C operation, 16 segment program, and skip step.
As an option, you can upgrade to the Genesis Controller, a modern and intuitive user platform with touch-screen technology for an effortless user interface. It can store up to 12 custom user programs with up to 32 segments per program and has the ability to make adjustment during a firing such as add segments, add temperature, and skip segments. Additionally, the easy-to-follow screen descriptions and graphical display of the firing process, allow the Genesis controller to make firing kilns extremely straightforward. Interested in learning more? Download and read this manual here and help you find out what more this controller can do for you.
The FL53E is also equipped with its own breaker box for easy access, safety and lockout.
|PHASE||AMPS||BREAKER SIZE||NEMA PLUG|
Why Upgrade from Mechanical Relays to Solid-State Relays?
Mechanical Relays, which come standard on most kilns have internal moving parts which over time wear out and need to be replaced. Kiln manufacturers recommend you replace your mechanical relays approximately every 2 years. Solid-state relays have no moving parts and last far longer than standard mechanical relays and offer far better temperature control during hold times. Since solid-state relays also have no moving parts to wear out, they NEVER need to be replaced. You will notice that solid-state relays are silent. The only sound you will hear is just the reassuring hum of the heating elements. So, this factory upgrade saves you potential downtime from having to wait for new relays to arrive, potential over-fires from relays sticking in the closed position, potential aggravation from having to learn how to remove and replace the mechanical relays yourself. We think this upgrade is well worth the cost and will save you time and aggravation over the life of your kiln.
NOTE*** This kiln is delivered fully assembled. No assembly is required on site. This kiln will require private freight company delivery as it cannot be sent through regular (LTL- less than truckload) shipping as it will require the entire truck. The carrier is responsible for transporting the freight but not for unloading it. Large capacity kilns 20 cubic feet and larger require the customer to have a forklift that can move the kiln from the truck to the desired location. If you do not have access to a forklift, check the internet or yellow pages for small moving companies that can take the freight off the freight carrier and move the freight to the desired location. Give any prospective mover a physical description of the kiln and its weight, and inform them that it is designed to be picked up with a truck and a forklift only. It is your responsibility to move the freight from the truck to its place of use.
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