A dark/black course cone 5 clay capable of being used for tile and larger sculptural works. Pieces up to 5 inches thick have been fired with no bloating issues. Testing glazes recommended.

 

Cone: 5

Wet Color: Chocolate Brown

Fired color: Black

Texture: Coarse

Penetrometer Target: 6.25

Avg. Water Absorption 1±%: 10.48%
Avg. Shrinkage 2±%: 9%
COE x 10-6: 5.56

 

Dark Horse LC 5