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I'm Peter Reinhart! Ask Me Anything! Monday, February 15, 2016 7:00-8:00 pm EST

To kick off our AMA feature, we have invited author, chef and master bread maker and host of Pizza Quest, Peter Reinhart, to be our first host! Peter will be in the Forum on Monday, February 15th, from 7:00 - 8:00 pm EST. If you are unable to be online during the live session, you can post your questions in the sticky post. Peter will answer those questions during the live session on February 15th. You can view Peter's answers to your questions as well as what happened during the live session in the session thread.

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Dome Installation Video - Casa / Premio / Modena

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For many of you who bought a modular oven, you may have asked how we put the domes together when we build them. For those of you considering one of our ovens, we shot a video to make your install easier.

Check it out on our You Tube Channel.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7q7...jSniYogfUra06Q

If the link doesn't work, simply go to You Tube and type Forno Bravo Channel. The video title is How to Set your Forno Bravo Oven Dome Pieces.

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  • Perlcrete mortar mixture

    How fast does the perlcrete insulation layer set up?

    I'm going to use a combination of used insulating firebrick and perlite / perlite mortar for the insulating hearth....just wondering about any experience you have with the consistency of the perlite mixture for that purpose??
    Sharing life's positives and loving the slow food lane

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    Re: Perlcrete mortar mixture

    Seems to be about a week for a normal 6-7:1 mix, or much quicker if you add Sodium Silicate.

    Depends how quick you want to continue

    Cheers

    Peter

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    • #3
      Re: Perlcrete mortar mixture

      Peter...this post has two or three references to it setting up in a day

      http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f28/...rete-3793.html

      Sharing life's positives and loving the slow food lane

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      • #4
        Re: Perlcrete mortar mixture

        It took one day for me.

        Then I started working on my thermal layer followed by oven floor.
        My thread:
        http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/d...ress-2476.html
        My costs:
        http://spreadsheets.google.com/pub?k...Xr0fvgxuh4s7Hw
        My pics:
        http://picasaweb.google.com/dawatsonator

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