Nanban firing.

Here is the breakdown so far of my firing. I have been firing from the early morning till about 7:00 pm and then completely closing up the kiln. I have read about Abe Anjin doing this and decided to give it a try.

All temperatures in Celsius.

10-3-10 —– Started fire.

10-4-10 —– 5:30 am. Level 2 = 54 Level 4 =?? Level 6 = 44 7:00 pm.  Level 2 = 360 Level 4 = ?? Level 6 = 210

10-5-10 —– 5:30 am. Level 2 = ?? Level 4 = ?? Level 6 = ?? 7:00 pm.  Level 2 =  350 Level 4 = ?? Level 6 = 238

10-6-10 —– 5:30 am. Level 2 = 208 Level 4 = ?? Level 6 = 178 7:00 pm.  Level 2 = 460 Level 4 = 380 Level 6 =310

10-7-10 —– 5:30 am. Level 2 = 305 Level 4 = 264 Level 6 =243 7:00 pm.     Level 2 = 540 Level 4 = 450 Level 6 = 350

10-8-10 —– 5:30 am. Level 2 =  372 Level 4 = 310 Level 6 = 302 7:00 pm.  Level 2 = 718 Level 4 = 575 Level 6 = 451

10-9-10 —– 5:30 am. Level 2 = 476 Level 4 = 409 Level 6 = 363 7:00 pm.     Level 2 = ?? Level 4 = ?? Level 6 = ??

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