ceramic glaze


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ceramic glaze

[sə′ram·ik ′glāz]
(engineering)
A glossy finish on a clay body obtained by spraying with metallic oxides, chemicals, and clays and firing at high temperature.

ceramic color glaze, ceramic glaze

An opaque, colored glaze of satin or gloss finish; obtained by coating the clay body with a compound of metallic oxides, chemicals, and clays, either by spraying or by dipping, and then burning at high temperatures; the glaze is fused to the body, making them inseparable.
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To ensure a smooth finish, all ceramic sanitary appliances in this series are sealed with the Geberit KeraTect ceramic glaze.
Ashes were mixed into a specially formulated ceramic glaze and fired onto the surface of the ceramics, permanently decorating the work.
Low-fire ceramic glaze allows for more vibrant colors and more intricate patterns than higher-temperature firing.
Nigerian cottage ceramics industries have not been doing well in the utilisation of indigenous ceramic materials for production of ceramic glaze and this leaves potters with no option other than to import processed glazes that are, most of the time, unreliable.
Each industrially produced tile was fired twice: first with an earthenware ceramic glaze, at roughly 1,100 degrees Fahrenheit, and again at about 900 degrees, after a ceramic photographic transfer.
Ceria-Containing Frit for Luster in Modern Ceramic Glaze.
This ceramic glaze, which is exclusive to Villeroy & Boch, contains silver ions which effectively prevent the build-up of bacteria.
In August 1992, a physician notified the Alaska Division of Public Health (ADPH) that three patients at a psychiatric hospital had consumed ceramic glaze during ceramic therapy (i.
5m term loan of Indian ceramic glaze tiles maker Sonata Ceramica Pvt Ltd.
In pieces such as Large Crucible (indigo), Swallow showed off his alchemical knack for making one material look alarmingly like another: The vessel's rich indigo patina perfectly mimicked a ceramic glaze.
The ratings continue to reflect FCPL's technical expertise to develop ceramic glaze frits formulations to suit various specifications of ceramic tile manufacturers, favourable location with proximity to ceramic clusters of Morbi and North Gujarat and strong customer profile consisting of some of the leading organised ceramic tile manufacturers although some concentration risks exist with 67% of the total CGF segment revenue being contributed by top 10 customers.
Afyon Bolgesi Andezitlerine Seramik Sir Tekniklerinin Uygulanmasi ve Endustriyel Yeni Urun Gelistirme" (Implementation of Ceramic Glaze Techniques on Andesites of Afyon Region and Development of New Industrial Product), Afyonkarahisar: Turkey VI.