2020 Orton International Cone Box Show WInners Announced

2020 Best in Show Award Winner- Karen Kohtz To visit the Cone Box Show Site click here CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners!
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Local artist's work receives honors York News-Times Juror and renowned ceramics artist Winnie Owens-Hart selected the 42 ... The International Cone Box Show is sponsored by the Orton Ceramic

Orton International ConeBox Winners Announced at www.theconeboxshow.com   CONGRATULATIONS to all the Winners!
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Upcoming Conferences, Exhibits and Trade Shows

Advanced Ceramics - Daytona Beach, FL  January 26-31, 2020 Lab Day - Chicago, IL  February 20-22, 2020 MIM Conference - Irvine, CA  March
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Friday, 14 February 2020
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The cost to obtain a small quantity of Orton cones or products is sometimes prohibitive if they are not available nearby.  This is especially true if you are a customer outside the US.  Orton has partnered with United Parcel Service so that international customers can purchase Orton products directly ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/14/2020 3:08 PM by James Litzinger
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Friday, 12 July 2019
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Verifying temperatures in your Sintering Furnace?  The August Buyers Guide of LMT magazine offers TempTab as a solution.  Please click on the link below for more information:     Download the TempTab Brochure for Sintering Zirconia ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/12/2019 8:24 AM by Jim Litzinger
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Wednesday, 12 June 2019
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The Ohio State University College of Engineering Department of Materials Science and Engineering and The Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation are sponsoring a Workshop June 18th & 19th, 2019 in Columbus, Ohio.  The event will include Technical Presentations, Workshop Discussions, Networking events including ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/12/2019 2:00 PM by Mark Lawson
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Thursday, 25 April 2019
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blog preview image Orton's 2019 "Introduction to Refractories" short course is coming up in August. This course is an intensive combination of classroom lectures and laboratory exercises that address most of the significant topics in the field of refractories, both theoretically and experimentally. Engineers, managers, ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/25/2019 1:08 PM by JIm Litzinger
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Friday, 18 January 2019
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LABORATORY TRAINING - THERMAL PROPERTIES OF REFRACTORIES - March 19, 20 & 21, 2019 A Three Day Course Sponsored by the Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation Hotel Reservation Registration Form (PDF) COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course is an intensive combination of classroom lectures and laboratory ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/18/2019 4:21 PM by Orton
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Wednesday, 18 July 2018
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blog preview image ADVANCED THERMAL PROPERTIES OF REFRACTORIES - October 29 & 30, 2018 A Two Day Course Sponsored by The Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation In response to industry demand, Orton is offering a series of new short courses dealing with refractories and glass. The first new course to be offered is "Advanced ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/18/2018 11:53 AM by Orton Ceramics
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Monday, 9 July 2018
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blog preview image In response to industry demand, Orton is offering a series of new short courses dealing with refractories and glass. The first new course to be offered is "Advanced Thermal Properties of Refractories,” to be held on October 29 and 30, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. In addition to the above advanced course, ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/09/2018 8:41 AM by Orton Ceramics
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Sunday, 22 April 2018
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blog preview image Measuring Flexural Creep of Ceramic Investment Casting Shells Understanding the creep behavior of the ceramic shell is important because shell distortion at high temperatures must be minimized during the metal casting process. Read the rest of this article here: ceramicindustry.com ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/22/2018 11:17 AM by Orton Ceramics
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Wednesday, 28 February 2018
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blog preview image 5 Ceramic Products That Changed the World!   When you think of ceramics, many people may flash back to a high school pottery class or think of a fine china or dollmaker. What many do not realize is that we use ceramics for everything from screws to laboratory equipment. Working directly with our ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2018 10:26 AM by Orton Ceramics
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Monday, 22 January 2018
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blog preview image The Board of Trustees of the Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation announces the retirement of its General Manager for the past 16 years, Gary Childress effective February 2, 2018. Mr. Mark Lawson will replace Mr. Childress as General Manager. Mr. Lawson joins Orton following more than 20 years in ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/22/2018 7:28 AM by Orton Ceramic Foundation
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Thursday, 25 May 2017
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blog preview image The Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation is pleased to announce that Dr. Joseph Homeny has been promoted to Research and Technical Director. Dr. Homeny joined Orton in 1992 as Manager of Orton’s Testing Services and has lead the development of Orton’s Testing Services to a highly respected and trusted ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/25/2017 1:43 PM by Jim Litzinger
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Thursday, 9 March 2017
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We have a new session of our short course coming up in October. This course is an intensive combination of classroom lectures and laboratory exercises that address most of the significant topics in the field of refractories, both theoretically and experimentally. Engineers, managers, contractors, ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/09/2017 11:01 AM by Orton Ceramics
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Tuesday, 5 April 2016
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blog preview image This video highlights the award winning pieces of miniature ceramic art from the 2016 Orton International Cone Box Show displayed during NCECA 2016 at the Hilliard Gallery in Kansas City, Missouri. .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/05/2016 10:32 AM by Jim Litzinger
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Wednesday, 3 February 2016
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blog preview image The Orton Cone Box Show will be featured during the 50th Anniversary of the NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Conference at the Hilliard Gallery, 1820 McGee Street,  Kansas City, MO.   Jurors will be Greg Daly, Garth Clark and  Inge Balch. The show runs from March 4th through ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/03/2016 8:54 AM by Jim Litzinger
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