Old 07-31-2011, 02:54 PM
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Default Re: Perlite/Mizzou castable

I wish we knew what we were doing! We have been creating small curing fires, but we had the thermometer in the wrong position.. It was showing 200/250F, but when we moved to the top of the oven it bumped to 500F... We created some small cracks on the insulation, but the dome (that was already cured) is still perfect. How much should we worry?
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Old 08-01-2011, 02:50 PM
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Default Re: Perlite/Mizzou castable

Don't worry about the cracks in the insulation layer, it isn't structural.
But do follow the proper l curing schedule for the mizzou dome.
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