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  • Spaces in my oven floor

    I did a really bad job of laying my oven floor. I got some of the fire clay and sand mix between my bricks and have several with spaces between them...

    What can I do to smooth my oven floor out?

  • #2
    Re: Spaces in my oven floor

    I would think that you could fill it with fire clay

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    • #3
      Re: Spaces in my oven floor

      Originally posted by BJenkins View Post
      I did a really bad job of laying my oven floor. I got some of the fire clay and sand mix between my bricks and have several with spaces between them...

      What can I do to smooth my oven floor out?
      If you are talking about vertical - you can use a belt sander. Buy the most abrasive and cheapest ones you can find. If you mean gaps between the floor bricks - no sweat. They will be filled with ash. All you need is a floor that won't catch your peel.

      Les...
      Check out my pictures here:
      http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/les-build-4207.html

      If at first you don't succeed... Skydiving isn't for you.

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      • #4
        Re: Spaces in my oven floor

        Don't worry about it,
        as Les said, they just fill up with ash.

        You won't even notice them.
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        My 2nd Build:
        Is here

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        • #5
          Re: Spaces in my oven floor

          I agree fill the spaces with ash, anything else will pop out as it does't expand and contract at the same rate as the fire brick.

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          • #6
            Re: Spaces in my oven floor

            i agree also..don't fill in spaces with anything but the ash....i had to grind a few edges to smooth out joints edges so the peel will slide smoothly
            Can't wait for the next one!

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