Aluminum Foundry Furnace Test Run First Melt

Finally got the foundry furnace going, Furnace is using sand to insulate and keep heat in with no problems so far, much better then cement or expensive firebrick.

Fuel : #1 #2 diesel & WO/ WVO
Warm up: 5 minutes
Working temperature: 2400º - 2700º + ( Using Heat Color Chart)
Maximum working temperature: Yet to be determined

Total build cost: $50
* I only had to purchase the barrel and brass fittings the rest is recycled materials or materials I already had.
Total build hours: 30
*Burner took about 20 hours alone which included building, tests, adjustments

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