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    We are at the insulation stage (under the firebrick) of our bread oven.
    We plan to use a 5 to 1 vermiculite to Portland mix, at a depth of 5-6 inches.
    Does this seem correct? We will then put on an inch of sand and level the firebrick. We will proceed with a cob construction.
    Any suggestions?

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    Re: building insulation base for bread oven

    Originally posted by janethshea View Post
    We will then put on an inch of sand and level the firebrick.
    Any suggestions?
    Yeah, dont put an inch of sand just a few mm will do.
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