Buff Casting Slip

Potclays Buff Casting Slip

Item: BUFF

Buff Casting Slip

pdf COSHH Sheet

available Available

Choose option:
from £21.01 inc VAT
£17.51 ex VAT

updown

Product Description

Buff Earthenware/Stoneware Casting Slip 1100°C-1290°C

Manufactured to a specific gravity of 1.7-1.8 and is correctly deflocculated ready for use. Casting slips will thicken on standing/in storage but thin again when brought to ambient temperature and mixed thoroughly (thixotropy). However, bear in mind that deflocculant will gradually lose its electrical charge over a period of time resulting in loss of efficacy.  This process is accelerated by changes in temperature, and stoneware slips with a higher clay content are most affected.  This is an industry-acknowledged issue affecting all casting slips regardless of manufacturer, but it can be easily remedied by adding 3-5 drops of Sodium Dispex per 5lt of casting slip and mixing thoroughly with an electric mixer, such as a drill with paint mixer attachment.

Customer Reviews

By on
"Really excellent service from Bath Potters as always. Well packaged, quick delivery and notification of proposed time slot. One tiny gripe but NOT directed at Bath Potters - I do wish slip manufacturers would supply it in buckets instead of bottles - so much easier to handle and get the slip out."
Star Rating 5

Specifications

Firing Range - 1110°C - 1290°C

Shrinkage (d-f) 10-12%

Texture (1-smooth 10-coarse) 1

Fired colour - Buff

Collect in Store

This item is available for collection.

Home Delivery

UK mainland delivery from £13.19

check delivery cost

You Can Also...

Get help or write a review...

ask a questionwrite a reviewadd to compare

People who bought this also bought...

Heavy Duty Tubular Props
Heavy Duty Tubular Props
from £1.31 inc VAT
£1.09 ex VAT
Plastic Bucket & LidPlastic Bucket & Lid
Plastic Bucket & Lid
from £2.74 inc VAT
£2.28 ex VAT

Firing Rod 5mm Thick
Firing Rod 5mm Thick
from £0.60 inc VAT
£0.50 ex VAT

B17C White Stoneware Clay
B17C White Stoneware Clay
from £2.95 inc VAT
£2.46 ex VAT

Kiln Prop Extensions
Kiln Prop Extensions
from £0.88 inc VAT
£0.73 ex VAT
Water Resistant Wooden Square Workboards
Water Resistant Wooden Square Workboards
from £3.10 inc VAT
£2.58 ex VAT