Paragon Iguana Kiln : Front Loading... Cone 10
NOTE: Does not include stand: Choose optional stand of your choice in the product options
The Paragon Iguana is powered with reliable extra heavy-duty elements. This results in long element life, because the
elements do not “struggle” to reach high temperatures. 10,800 watts
heat the 18” wide, 18” deep, 22 ½” high interior to a full cone 10.
This 240 volt Paragon front loading kiln plugs into a standard 6-50R outlet, so you can fire it on the outlet most studio kilns already use.
Easy to Load
The Paragon Iguana is easy on the back muscles. With the optional 22” stand, the interior floor height is a comfortable 34 ½”.
Industrial-gauge elements are seated and
protected in dropped, recessed firebrick grooves. The elements are easy to replace, because you can comfortably reach into the Paragon kiln.
Potters and ceramists who struggle with top-loading kilns will enjoy this Paragon front loading kiln. The door swings open wide on a
heavy ½” steel rod with sealed bearings. A spring-loaded latch presses
the door tightly closed. A recessed firebrick lip around the door seals
The Sentry digital controller is manufactured
by Orton Ceramic Foundation. It is unsurpassed in reliability for a
controller in its price range. It includes a programmed cool-down,
Cone-Fire and Ramp-Hold modes, and is capable of accepting types K, R,
or S thermocouples. A type-K thermocouple with an Inconel® sheath comes
For your peace of mind, this Paragon front loading kiln includes a switch that shuts off power to the controller when not in use.
- 22” tall stand
- Casters for stand
- Door elements
- Stainless steel finish
- Orton Kiln Master Vent, which mounts to the back of the kiln. Mounting holes are drilled in every Iguana for easy installation.
Paragon Iguana Features
Saves electricity with 3” firebricks
Cone 10, 2350°F
Type-K thermocouple with ¼” sheath, or optional type-S
Sentry 2.0 controller with programmed cool-down
Two tapered peepholes in the side give a wide view of the interior with little heat loss.
Available in 200, 208, 220, 240, 480 volts, 1 & 3 phase
Proportional power elements for more even heating
Heavy-gauge steel completely covers the bottom under the firebricks for extra strength.
1 ½” air gap between the switch box and kiln; electrical components stay cool and last longer
Built-in fuse protects the controller
The Optional Furniture Kit (not included)
The furniture kit consists of carefully selected fireclay shelves and posts for this Paragon front loading kiln. When
estimating the price of the kiln, include the cost of furniture. The
furniture allows you to stack multiple layers of ware. Without it, you
could fire only the ware that would fit on the kiln bottom.
Iguana Furniture Kit
3 C-17 full shelves (16” x 14” x 5/8”)
1 C-17H half shelf (8” x 14” x 5/8”)
1” wide square posts, 4 each in lengths of ½”, 1”, 2”, 3”, 4”, 5”, 6”
1 lb. bag kiln wash
Furniture Shipping Weight: 50 lb.