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Olympic Kilns FL53E Large Capacity Kiln

Save $2,724.00
Original Price $27,235.00
Current Price $24,511.00

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.

Also, if 3-phase wiring is selected, it is necessary to add $225 to the Solid State Relays pricing. Price below is for 1-phase wiring only.

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Elevate Your Artistic Ambitions with the Olympic Kilns FL53E

For the visionary...

  • Professional Ceramic Artists and Sculptors
  • Art Schools and Universities
  • Production Potters and Ceramics Studios
  • Community Art Centers
  • Industrial Materials Science R&D Facilities
  • Glass Artists the ultimate enhancement for your creative toolkit.

Embrace the Olympic Kilns FL53E, a marvel in kiln engineering, featuring an even larger firing chamber fused with the most advanced thermal management and state-of-the-art control technology. This powerhouse is your gateway to transcending the ordinary in artistic creation.

Expansive Chamber for Limitless Artistic Endeavors

Redefining the artistic firing experience, the Olympic Kilns FL53E introduces a firing chamber of unprecedented proportions, measuring an astounding 46″ wide x 46″ deep x 45″ high. This kiln becomes the definitive choice for artists pursuing grand-scale projects or complex, nuanced works, providing vast space to realize an eclectic mix of artistic visions. Master the art of firing up to Cone 10 (2350°F), addressing the intricate needs of both ceramic and glass art with supreme precision.

Stalwart Design for Enduring Creative Pursuits

The FL53E's exceptional resilience is a highlight. Crafted from robust welded angle iron and wrapped in a heavy-duty stainless steel shell, it is built to defy the demands of incessant high-temperature usage. Tailored for the dynamic demands of professional environments and the passionate pursuits of art enthusiasts, this kiln is a solid pillar in the edifice of your artistic career.

Precision Control for Peerless Artistic Output

Employ the enhanced 12-key digital KilnStar controller, boasting comprehensive ramp-hold programs for the most intricate of firing sequences. Enjoy functionalities such as delay start, preheat, cone fire mode adjustments, and skip step, coupled with precise firing profiles, ensuring flawlessly consistent outcomes. The optional Genesis touchscreen controller amplifies the user experience, offering a seamless interface for exacting control over the firing process.

Safety and Personalization as Priorities

The FL53E places utmost importance on safety and the flexibility to tailor the kiln to your unique creative setting. It comes equipped with a pilot light and a custom breaker box for superior safety and lockout mechanisms. Adapt your kiln with options like the Type S thermocouple, easy-roll casters, a high-performance venting system, and a bespoke furniture kit, ensuring it integrates perfectly into your creative domain.

Broadening the Canvas of Artistic Innovation

The capability of the FL53E to reach Cone 10 paves the way for a thorough investigation into artistic materials and methodologies, pushing the limits of your creative exploration.

A Reflection of Your Artistic Essence

The Olympic Kilns FL53E transcends its role as mere equipment; it becomes an indispensable extension of your artistic vision. Featuring adaptable options like 480 volts, the intuitive Genesis touchscreen controller, and enhancements for optimal circulation and mobility, it melds seamlessly with your studio's rhythm, echoing your unique creative signature.

Reach out to Pottery Pulse for the latest electrical specifications and information for the 480-volt model.

A Symbol of Artistic Excellence

Opting for the Olympic Kilns FL53E signifies your commitment to the highest echelons of quality, durability, and artistic finesse. Its robust framework and advanced features position it as a vital companion for artists seeking the zenith of creativity and performance in their work.

Propel your artistic journey with the Olympic Kilns FL53E. In this realm, extraordinary capacity meets precise control and rugged durability, unveiling infinite avenues for creative exploration.

  • Model: FL53E
  • Inside Chamber Dimensions: 46" W x 46" deep x 45" H
  • Cubic Feet: 53.0
  • Outside Dimensions with Stand or Frame: 70" x 75" x 72"
  • Brick Thickness: 4.5" + 1" Fiber
  • Maximum Temperature: Cone 10 – 2350°F/1288°C
  • Est Ship Weight: 2,330 lbs
  • Amperage/Volts, 1-phase Wiring: 202 amps for 208 volts, 175 amps for 240 volts
  • Amperage/Volts, 3-phase Wiring: 135 amps for 208 volts, 117 amps for 240 volts
  • Watts for all configurations: 42,000
  • Breaker, 1-phase Wiring: 250 amp required for 208 volts, 200 amps for 240 volts
  • Breaker, 3-phase Wiring: 170 amp required for 208 volts, 150 amps for 240 volts
  • Plug Configuration, 1-phase wiring, both 208 and 240 volts: Direct Wired
  • Plug Configuration, 3-phase wiring, both 208 and 240 volts: Direct Wired
  • Copper Wire Size: #1, #2/0 if the circuit is longer than 40 ft

The furniture kit includes:

  • 32 each – 11” x 22” x 1″ rectangle shelves, 32 each – 4, 6, 8, 10-inch large square posts, and a 5 lb bag kiln wash, 8 each – 11″ x 22″ x 1″ shelf per layer.

Estimated order-to-ship lead time is approximately 12 weeks for Olympic Kilns.

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