Hello. I'm building a 64' x 45' oven, with a hearth just below the main oven, and I'd like to know how much perlite will be needed for the hearth slab insulation (3' thick), using the 5:1 perlite/cement ratio. I would also like to know if it's necessary to wet the perlite every day for 7 days, as it apparently takes a long time to dry.
One more thing: Is it necessary to add a chimney to the hearth, in order to prevent smoke from going up to the oven? If so, where should I place it?
« Build stand into a retaining wall | Retrofitting under floor insulation - insulation thickness and door/dome ratio »
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Perlite doubles as finishing structure?||BrickPizzaMA||Getting Started||1||05-04-2012 10:03 AM|
|Mix Vermiculite and Perlite?||hungng||Tools, Tips and Techniques||1||04-30-2012 04:07 PM|
|Perlite/Mineral Wool||azpizzanut||Tools, Tips and Techniques||6||11-28-2010 06:07 PM|
|Perlite vs Expanded Perlite or Vermiculite||lwood||Newbie Forum||3||08-29-2009 02:07 PM|
|perlite content||waynebergman||Getting Started||5||10-10-2007 05:21 PM|
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:48 PM.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
© 2006/10 Forno Bravo, LLC