And you can work with ceramics and glass within the kiln's size limits. Features include those of the Sentry 12-key and real time displays of voltage and current, a novice mode with prompts, firing sequences presented graphically, and wifi connectivity and updates: so a functional upgrade not just a design preference. The external dimensions are 749mm x 610mm x 876mm high. And no ads, fake reviews, follow-ups, newsletters, or promotions. a long-life S-type platinum-rhodium thermocouple upgrade: factory fitted Cherry Heaven is a top-tier international distributor for Texas-made Paragon kilns, furnaces, ovens, and accessories, and has been one of their top-selling partners from 2006 to document.write(yr);: a pleasing outcome since the UK is only one third the area of Texas and one fortieth the area of the US. a gas injection flow meter with a controlling solenoid The stainless-steel guillotine door is spring-assisted on both sides for easy one-handed opening with the hot side facing away from you: however, you can choose a counterbalanced drop-down door. I'll start with the smallest. heat-resistant gloves. An optional cone-fire mode, up to cone 10, will simplify any work with ceramics. Paragon uses inches, not mm. a long-life S-type platinum-rhodium thermocouple upgrade: factory fitted The firing chamber measures 337mm x 1143mm x 133mm high and heats from the top and sides with the elements embedded in the surface of the 64mm thick rigidised ceramic-fibre. clear protective glasses Anyone can buy a kiln to resell and call themselves a specialist, but a top-tier distributor understands all the kilns, options, and upgrades, will stock spares, offers free competent technical support, can help you repair your kiln, provides on-line repair videos, has a repair workshop, and can access Paragon's extensive knowledge-base. For this kiln, 24 XL means it's about 24 inches deep inside and XL means extra large. For this kiln, 36 means that it's about 36 inches deep inside. However, never get careless: kilns are very hot and connected to the mains. The KM36 XL PRO is a 5-star luxury design classic, made for precision work that needs reliable and stable temperatures. The KM45 is a robust, practical, high-temperature, fully-programmable kiln, ideal for a blade workshop making knives, long blades, ceremonial swords, and rapiers; an engineering facility annealing, hardening, heat-treating, and tempering blades, cutters, dies, tools, and metal parts; or a creative studio making architectural features or artwork components. shelf kits and shelf paper To minimise this, they're either wrapped in heat-treating foil or an inert gas can be injected into the furnace to displace the oxygen. Normally a kiln of this depth would be much much wider and much much taller, so more expensive to run. It's ideal for a blade workshop making knives, long blades, ceremonial swords, and rapiers; an engineering facility annealing, hardening, heat-treating, and tempering blades, cutters, dies, tools, and metal parts; or a creative studio making architectural features or artwork components. However, never get careless: kilns are very hot and connected to the mains. This kiln has room for three shelves, one behind the other. an electric kiln vent: factory fitted glare-resistant glasses It's fitted with a switch that cuts off power to the elements when the kiln is opened: a UK-EU legal safety requirement. The shipping weight, including the box, is about 40Kg. an electric kiln vent: factory fitted The Paragon KM18 XL PRO is a 1290°C, rectangular, wired-in, front-opening, table-top, ceramic-fibre furnace, with a ramp-hold touch-screen Sentinel SmartTouch digital programmer. The programmer's electronic display prompts for heating rates, target temperatures, hold times, and cooling rates, making it easy to set up and re-use accurate heating, holding, and cooling sequences. HEPA dust mask glare-resistant glasses The external dimensions are 432mm x 787mm x 432mm high. The firing chamber measures 337mm x 457mm x 133mm high and heats from the top and sides with the elements embedded in the surface of the 64mm thick rigidised ceramic-fibre. Currently, there isn't a KM45 XL or a KM45 PRO, although they could be made for you. The UK-EU kiln is rated at 230V-240V 3600W, so needs a 16A minimum wired-in power supply. The KM Series are made for depth rather than width. Being able to create, edit, and save your own programmes is important because, having experimented and diversified, most people fire materials, or combinations of materials, at different temperatures and for different times than are recommended. However, checks, adjustments, and repairs are simple, needing little more than a PosiDriv screwdriver: watch the on-line videos using the watch-videos link or read the help pages using use the help link, both below the menu bar near the top of any page. Paragon uses inches, not mm. The UK-EU kiln is rated at 230V-240V 2000W, so can use a regular mains socket. Features include thirty-five free-to-set sequences, each one with up to twenty segments, and automatic control over hardware options: an electric kiln vent, a gas injection system, and a USB computer interface. The remaining sections are recommended reading, unless you're already using kilns successfully. The UK-EU kiln is rated at 230V-240V 6960W, so it needs a 29A minimum wired-in power supply. a gas injection flow meter with a controlling solenoid: factory fitted: needs 12-key or touch shelf kits and shelf paper The case has slots for air circulation and an integral stand with four rubber feet. The surface of the fibre is rigidised so, unlike firebricks, it's dust free. a USB computer interface: factory fitted The stainless-steel guillotine door is spring-assisted on both sides for easy one-handed opening with the hot side facing away from you: however, you can choose a counterbalanced drop-down door. shelf kits and shelf paper ceramic fibre cloth The UK-EU kiln is rated at 230V-240V 3300W, so needs a 14A minimum wired-in power supply. It's fitted with a switch that cuts off power to the elements when the kiln is opened: a UK-EU legal safety requirement. It's fitted with a switch that cuts off power to the elements when the kiln is opened: a UK-EU legal safety requirement. The kiln normally has three silent long-life solid-state relays mounted on aluminium heat-sinks and three long-life nickel-chromium K-type thermocouples. The shipping weight, including the box, is about 16kg. Paragon Touch-Screen Sentinel Controller. Experienced knife makers often make their own blade holders, holder-supports, and accessories, so there's no included kit.