Spiral Arts - Tolls for Glassblowing
 
Refractory Guide

Fred's Guide to Fine Refractories
Refractory uses and cross reference
Click to download pdf version

APPLICATION BRICK CASTABLE FIBER PLASTICS BOARD MORTAR
Glass furnace - Tank            
Under AZS 30,31,33         50,52
Backup bricks next to AZS 34,38         53
AZS 60,61,62          
Outer tank insulation 41,44         63,64
Superstructure walls 34,37         53
Superstructure insulation 41,42   2,3,5     11,14,16
Crown (arch bricks) 35         53
Arch skews 34,37         53
Crown insulation     1,4,6      
Crown outer insulation   26 2,3,5      
Flue 30,34,42,44         50,52,53
Glass furnace - Free Standing            
Brick Floor 30,34,37         50,52,53
Cast floor pans   20,21,24,27        
Walls 35         53
Crowns 35 20,27   70,71   53
Crown insulation     1,4,6      
Crown outer insulation   26 2,3,5      
Glass furnace - Invested pot            
Investment next to pot   20,24,27        
Investment insulation 41,44         50,51,52
Annealers            
Hot surface walls 40         50,51,52
Wall insulation     2, 3, 5   10,16  
Floor 40         50,51,52
Subfloor insulation         10  
Ceiling         12,14,15  
Ceiling insulation     2, 3, 5      
Door hot surface         12,14,15  
Door insulation     2, 3, 5      
Glory holes            
Interior bricks 42,44         50,52
Insulation layer     2,3,5      
Fire ring   20,21,24,27   70,71    
Doors   23,25        
Floor pan   24,27        
Spiral Arts 6/1/2004

Note: These materials are suggestions only and hold no guarantee of working in your application. All materials must be installed to manufactures specification. Materials may change, please refer to datasheets before selecting! Please refer all comments and questions to manufacturer and NOT Spiral Arts.




Fred's Guide to Fine Refractories
Product key
Click to download pdf version

CATEGORY / PRODUCT NAME COMMENT MANUFACTURER MFG'S WEBSITE
Fiber      
Cerachem (1) 2,600° blanket Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
Cerablanket (2) 2,300° blanket Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
Inswool HP (3) 2,300° blanket ANH hwr.com
Inswool HTZ (4) 2,600° blanket ANH hwr.com
Durablanket HP-S (5) 2,300° blanket Unifrax unifrax.com
Durablanket 2600 (6) 2,600° blanket Unifrax unifrax.com
       
Board      
Insblock 19 (10) Low temp backup ANH hwr.com
Kaowool M (11) Low density Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
Kaowool HS (12) High density - Clay based Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
Ceraboard (13) High density Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
Insboard 2300 HD (14) High density ANH hwr.com
Duraboard HD (15) High density Unifrax unifrax.com
Duraboard LD (16) Low density Unifrax unifrax.com
       
Castable      
Intracast MZ (20) Low cement Pryor Giggey pryorgiggey.com
Phlocast 30 (21) Low cement Pryor Giggey pryorgiggey.com
Phlocast 30 LW (23) Low cement insulating Pryor Giggey pryorgiggey.com
Missou (24) Conventional ANH hwr.com
Kastolite 30 (25) Insulating hi temp ANH hwr.com
Greencast 19L (26) Insulating low temp ANH hwr.com
Narcotuff Super 70(27) Low cement ANH hwr.com
       
Brick      
Kruzite 70 (30) High alumina ANH hwr.com
Clipper (31) Super duty fire brick ANH hwr.com
Clayborn super D (32) Super duty fire brick ANH hwr.com
Kx-99 (33) Super duty fire brick ANH hwr.com
Tamax (34) Mullite high purity ANH hwr.com
Tamul (35) Mullite ANH hwr.com
Ufala (36) High alumina ANH hwr.com
Resistal S65W (37) Mullite ANH hwr.com
Zirmul (38) Mullite zirconia ANH hwr.com
K-23 (40) IFB low temp -chalky Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
K-26 (41) IFB medium temp Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
JM-28 (42) IFB High temp Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
G-23 LI (43) IFB low temp - crumbly ANH hwr.com
G-28 LI (44) IFB High temp ANH hwr.com
       
Mortar      
No T-36 (50) mullite ANH hwr.com
Sairset (51) high sodium ANH hwr.com
Econoset 60 (52) mullite Pryor Giggey pryorgiggey.com
Tasil 302 (53) Specifically for tamax and tamul ANH hwr.com
       
AZS      
Monofrax CS3 (60) Tile Vesuvius monofrax.com
Monofrax CS4 (61) Tile - heavier duty than CS3 Vesuvius monofrax.com
Unicor 501 trucast (62) Tile and “tub” Corhart www.sefpro.saint-gobain.com
HMS Cement for leveling (63) NOT MORTAR Vesuvius monofrax.com
Unipave B (64) NOT MORTAR Corhart www.sefpro.saint-gobain.com
       
Plastic      
Kao-Plas(70) Not phos bonded Thermal Ceramics thermalceramics.com
Narphos 85P(71) Phos bonded ANH hwr.com
       
Spiral Arts 6/1/2004

Note: These materials are suggestions only and hold no guarantee of working in your application. All materials must be installed to manufactures specification. Materials may change, please refer to datasheets before selecting! Please refer all comments and questions to manufacturer and NOT Spiral Arts.


HOME  |   TERMS  |   FAQ  |   SITE MAP  |   CONTACT