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Olympic Kilns FL4.5E Large Capacity Kiln

Save $607.00
Original Price $6,070.00
Current Price $5,463.00

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Large Capacity kilns shipping to CA, IL, CT, MN, ME, MA, NH, NY, RI, and VT must be equipped with solid state relays and pricing will be applied at time of order, if not selected. For all other locations, it is an option.

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Olympic Kilns FL4.5E: Ultimate Durability Meets Precision Firing

Experience ceramic and glass firing with the Olympic Kilns FL4.5E Large Capacity Kiln. Designed for artists and studios that demand excellence and reliability, this front-loading kiln combines large capacity, high-temperature performance, and cutting-edge control to bring your creations to life with unmatched quality.

Capacity and Performance

The Olympic Kilns FL4.5E is a powerhouse, offering a generous 4.5 cubic feet of firing space within its 18" wide x 18" deep x 24" high chamber. Crafted for artists who produce large volumes or sizable pieces, this kiln ensures that space never limits your creativity. Achieve the perfect fire every time, up to Cone 10 (2350°F), for both ceramics and glasswork that demand the highest standards.

Built to Last

Durability is at the core of the FL4.5E’s design. With a welded heavy angle iron frame and a stainless steel jacket, this kiln is built to withstand the rigors of continuous, high-temperature firing. Whether you're running a busy studio or a passionate hobbyist, this kiln is a long-term investment in your craft.

Precision Control for Flawless Results

Take control of your firing with the 12-key digital KilnStar controller, offering more ramp-hold user programs for detailed firing cycles. Features like delay start, preheat, cone offset, skip step, and comprehensive firing profiles ensure precise and predictable results. The optional Genesis touchscreen controller elevates the user experience further, offering intuitive operation and advanced features.

Safety and Convenience Features

Safety and convenience are paramount. The FL4.5E is equipped with a pilot light and its own breaker box, ensuring easy access, enhanced safety, and lockout capabilities. Options include a Type S thermocouple, casters for mobility, a vent system, and a custom-fitted furniture kit make the FL4.5E adaptable to any studio setup.

Expand Your Creative Horizon

With the ability to fire to Cone 10, the Olympic Kilns FL4.5E opens up a world of possibilities for ceramicists and glass artists alike. High-temperature firing enables the use of a wide range of materials and techniques, from porcelain to stoneware, ensuring your artistry can reach new heights of expression and beauty.

Customize to Fit Your Needs

The Olympic Kilns FL4.5E is not just a kiln; it's a cornerstone for your studio. With options to upgrade to 480 volts, add a Genesis touchscreen controller, or customize with a vent kit and casters, it’s designed to fit seamlessly into your creative space and process.

If interested in the 480 volt option, reach out to Pottery Pulse directly to get electric specifications and pricing details.

A Long-Term Investment in Quality

Choosing the Olympic Kilns FL4.5E means investing in quality, durability, and precision. With its robust construction and advanced features, this kiln is an indispensable tool for artists who demand the best from their equipment and their art.

Elevate your art to the highest level with the Olympic Kilns FL4.5E. Where unparalleled capacity meets precision control and durability, your creative potential knows no bounds.

  • Model: FL4.5E
  • Car Kiln Option: N/A
  • Inside Chamber Dimensions: 18" W x 18" deep x 24" H
  • Cubic Feet: 4.5
  • Outside Dimensions with Stand or Frame*: 40" x 34" x 58"
  • Brick Thickness: 4.5" + 1" Fiber
  • Maximum Temperature: Cone 10 – 2350°F/1288°C
  • Est Ship Weight: 740 lbs
  • Amperage/Volts, 1-phase Wiring: 40 amps for 208 volts, 36 amps for 240 volts
  • Amperage/Volts, 3-phase Wiring: 27 amps for 208 volts, 24 amps for 240 volts
  • Watts for all configurations: 8,640
  • Breaker, 1-phase Wiring: 50 amp required for both 208 and 240 volts
  • Breaker, 3-phase Wiring: 40 amp required for 208 volts, 30 amp for 240 volts
  • Plug Configuration, 1-phase wiring, both 208 and 240 volts: NEMA 6-50
  • Plug Configuration, 3-phase wiring, both 208 and 240 volts: Direct Wired
  • Copper Wire Size: #6, #4 if the circuit is longer than 40 ft

*When the door is open 180°, it reduces the depth of the kiln 5 inches and you can determine if a model can go through the door width of where the kiln will be located.

The furniture kit includes: 

4 each – 16″ x 16″ x 1″ square shelves, 4 each – 2, 5, 7, & 9-inch large square posts, 1 lb. bag of kiln wash. 1 each – 16″ x 16″ x 1″ shelf per layer.

Estimated order-to-ship lead time for Large Capacity Olympic Kilns is approximately 5 months.

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