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Old May 3rd, 2010, 10:35 PM
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Default Re: Vortex bowl broke....

hmmm... that's pretty low. It's kind of just a mod bowl with a very large hole now. A funnel has a much taller spire.

I have no experience with steel bowls but in general I have heard that they have problems with over heating, heat distribution and heat conduction. I would be worried about melting the grommet as metal is a much better conductor than clay. It will get hot much faster and will get much hotter than clay which can result in burning. this is the most common complaint I heard with metal bowls.
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