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Re: densecrete from Darley Refractories

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Posted by Rado (

In Reply to: densecrete from Darley Refractories posted by Giles

When you use the fireclay based mortar dip firebricks into bucket of water for 1-2 mins, for easier work and nothing else is needed. If you buy ready mixed refractory mortar sold in bucket apply this mortar only to about 2/3 from inside, leave arches to set and fill the rest on outside with the same mortar and push many broken firebrick pieces into it (works something like wedging.) Darley Densecrete could be used in here also (in the wider-outer remaining 1/3), this product has firebrick grog pieces mixed in it. If you decide to use the Densecrete mix it with water semidry in small amounts, only a little amount will be needed at the time. One bag is plenty you will have left over for another oven.

Darley Refractories Pty. Ltd.
Grey Street, Bacchus Marsh, VIC 3340, Australia
Tel: (03) 5367 2300
Fax: (03) 5367 2991
Melb Office Tel: (03) 9285 4825 Ask for Mr. John Curlis

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