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{"id":715869716543,"title":"Skutt Element for KM1231-3” PK","handle":"1231pk_elements","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.kilnparts.com\/PDF\/Skutt\/Wiring_Diagrams\/KM1231PK%201PH%20and%203PH.pdf\"\u003eWiring Diagram for KM1231-3PK Single Phase and Three Phase\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e \u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.kilnparts.com\/PDF\/Skutt\/General_Repairs\/replacing_elements.pdf\"\u003eElement Installation Instruction Sheet\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e \u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.kilnparts.com\/PDF\/elements.pdf\"\u003eReplacing an element in Skutt Kilns – Instructions from KilnParts.com – Includes Pictures\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e \u003cp\u003eChanging an Element\u003c\/p\u003e \u003ciframe width=\"400\" height=\"225\" src=\"\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/Huq8gKzJcGY\" frameborder=\"0\" allowfullscreen\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e\u003cp\u003eAll elements sold at KilnParts.com are original factory elements made by Skutt Ceramics, Inc. These are NOT after market elements. The element package contains; one element, straight pins, one replacement porcelain insulator and printed instructions. Please note: PK Kilns use screw type connectors that are re-usable, so you will NOT need new element connectors unless your current connectors are corroded or broken.\u003cbr\u003e \u003cbr\u003e If your firing times are taking longer than they used to or you are almost reaching temperature but getting an \"ERR1\" message on your automatic Skutt kiln it's probably time to change your elements.\u003c\/p\u003e \u003cp\u003eA few signs your elements need to be replaced:\u003cbr\u003e - The coils that make up your elements are slumped over and bunched up in the brick channels. \u003cbr\u003e - The resistance of your elements is more than 1.5 ohms over the factor spec. \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.kilnparts.com\/PDF\/Skutt\/Training_Manual\/Diagnostic_Tests\/Testing%20Resistance.pdf\"\u003eFor information about how to test resistance download this PDF\u003c\/a\u003e. Once you know that take a look at the \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/kilnparts.com\/PDF\/Skutt\/Electrical_Specifications\/km_element_resistance.pdf\"\u003eKM Resistance\u003c\/a\u003e and the \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/kilnparts.com\/PDF\/Skutt\/Electrical_Specifications\/ks_element_resistance.pdf\"\u003eKS Resistance\u003c\/a\u003e sheets.\u003cbr\u003e - You can see a visible break in an element.\u003cbr\u003e - Your automatic kiln shows an \"ERR1\" after firing but comes very close to it's target temperature.\u003cbr\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e \u003cp\u003eIf you're not sure whether or not your kiln needs new elements take a few minutes to watch \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/kilnparts.com\/index.php\/skutt_videos_troubleshooting_repai\"\u003esome videos about diagnossing common kiln problems here.\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e \u003cp\u003eIf you prefer to read about diagnostic tests take a look at our \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/kilnparts.com\/index.php\/learn_skutt\/\"\u003ePDF library here.\u003c\/a\u003e You will find useful information in the \"Diagnostic Tests\" and \"Troubleshooting\" sections.\u003c\/p\u003e \u003cstyle type=\"text\/css\"\u003e \u003c!-- table.padded-table td { padding: 2px; text-align: center; border: thin solid #000000; } --\u003e \u003c\/style\u003e \u003ctable width=\"624\" border=\"0\" class=\"padded-table\" style=\"border: 1px solid #000000; width: 60%px; height: 160px; border-width: 0px;\"\u003e \u003ctbody\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd width=\"222\"\u003eVoltage, Phase and Position\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd width=\"186\"\u003eSkutt Part Numbers\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd width=\"202\"\u003eKrueger Pottery Supply Part Numbers\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e240V 1PH Top\/Bottom\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1429\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000013\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e240V 1PH Intermediate\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1430\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000014\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e240V 1PH Center\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1431\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000015\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e208V 1PH Top\/Bottom\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1432\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000016\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e208V 1PH Intermediate\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1433\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000017\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e208V 1PH Center\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1434\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000018\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e240V 3PH Top\/Bottom\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1435\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000019\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e240V 3PH Intermediate\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1436\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000020\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e240V 3PH Center\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1437\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000021\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e208V 3PH Top\/Bottom\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1438\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000022\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e208V 3PH Intermediate\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1439\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000023\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd\u003e208V 3PH Center\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1440\u003c\/td\u003e \u003ctd\u003e1000024\u003c\/td\u003e \u003c\/tr\u003e \u003c\/tbody\u003e \u003c\/table\u003e \u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e \u003cstyle type=\"text\/css\" style=\"\"\u003e \u003c!-- table.padded-table td { padding: 2px; text-align: center; border: thin solid #000000; } --\u003e \u003c\/style\u003e \u003ctable width=\"624\" border=\"0\" class=\"padded-table\" style=\"border: 1px solid #000000; width: 60%px; height: 160px; border-width: 0px;\"\u003e \u003ctbody\u003e \u003ctr\u003e \u003ctd colspan=\"3\"\u003eKM1231-3\" PK - 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Skutt Element for KM1231-3” PK

$54.00
Maximum quantity available reached.
Sku: 1000013
Product Description

Wiring Diagram for KM1231-3PK Single Phase and Three Phase

Element Installation Instruction Sheet

Replacing an element in Skutt Kilns – Instructions from KilnParts.com – Includes Pictures

Changing an Element

All elements sold at KilnParts.com are original factory elements made by Skutt Ceramics, Inc. These are NOT after market elements. The element package contains; one element, straight pins, one replacement porcelain insulator and printed instructions. Please note: PK Kilns use screw type connectors that are re-usable, so you will NOT need new element connectors unless your current connectors are corroded or broken.

If your firing times are taking longer than they used to or you are almost reaching temperature but getting an "ERR1" message on your automatic Skutt kiln it's probably time to change your elements.

A few signs your elements need to be replaced:
- The coils that make up your elements are slumped over and bunched up in the brick channels.
- The resistance of your elements is more than 1.5 ohms over the factor spec. For information about how to test resistance download this PDF. Once you know that take a look at the KM Resistance and the KS Resistance sheets.
- You can see a visible break in an element.
- Your automatic kiln shows an "ERR1" after firing but comes very close to it's target temperature.

If you're not sure whether or not your kiln needs new elements take a few minutes to watch some videos about diagnossing common kiln problems here.

If you prefer to read about diagnostic tests take a look at our PDF library here. You will find useful information in the "Diagnostic Tests" and "Troubleshooting" sections.

Voltage, Phase and Position Skutt Part Numbers Krueger Pottery Supply Part Numbers
240V 1PH Top/Bottom 1429 1000013
240V 1PH Intermediate 1430 1000014
240V 1PH Center 1431 1000015
208V 1PH Top/Bottom 1432 1000016
208V 1PH Intermediate 1433 1000017
208V 1PH Center 1434 1000018
240V 3PH Top/Bottom 1435 1000019
240V 3PH Intermediate 1436 1000020
240V 3PH Center 1437 1000021
208V 3PH Top/Bottom 1438 1000022
208V 3PH Intermediate 1439 1000023
208V 3PH Center 1440 1000024

 

KM1231-3" PK - All Voltages and Phases
Element Type Position (top down) Quantity Required
Top/Bottom 1,7 2
Intermediate 2,6 2
Center 3,4,5 3