Activated Carbon - Coconut Shell Based

(6 Reviews)
£7.46 (Exc Tax)
£8.95 (Inc Tax)
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119-703205

The activated carbon is used to create an oxygen reduced environment, allowing the BRONZclay and COPPRclay to sinter. It can be re-used over and over until it breaks down. You might need to top it up a little after many firings, as small amounts will burn during the firing and turn into dust. This is a very slow process, and it will be a visible breakdown so you'll know when you need to get new carbon. The coconut shell based carbon produces a bronze colour with the occasional light patina. The patina you get differs from firing to firing, and where (and how) you place your piece in the firing pan. Please note that the copper clay must be fired in coconut shell based carbon only!

You get approximately 480 - 500g of carbon which comes in a strong plastic grip seal bag which is re-sealable. This amount is perfect for filling an SC2 firing pan. 

Reviews (6)

Great

Written by Eleanor Catalina Stevens on 21st Sep 2018

Great product. Good value and well packaged. Really easy to use - and can be used again and again... Works perfectly! Thank You.

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Written by Kathleen White on 25th Jan 2017

Brilliant does exactly what it says on the tin. Very useful for Bronze clay.

Works well every time

Written by undefined on 23rd Nov 2015

I always use this carbon for firing bronze and copper clay - it works really well every time and can even be reused. I usually just get rid of the ash first.

Activated Carbon

Written by Shirley. on 2nd Sep 2015

Brilliant stuff so easy to use.

cool

Written by undefined on 5th Jun 2013

did what it said on the tin, as they say.

very nice

Written by Piero Torsello on 17th Sep 2012

Very nice, fast delivery

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