Definition of Blunger. Meaning of Blunger. Synonyms of Blunger

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Definition of Blunger

Blunger
Blunger Blun"ger, n. [Corrupted from plunger.] A wooden blade with a cross handle, used for mi?ing the clay in potteries; a plunger. --Tomlinson.

Meaning of Blunger from wikipedia

- A blunger is a machine commonly used in the pottery industry for mixing slip, a mixture of clay and water. A blunger usually consists of a round or octagonal...
- on a wheel. In this method, a liquid clay body slip (usually mixed in a blunger) is poured into plaster moulds and allowed to form a layer, the cast, on...
- important during slipcasting. Usually the mixing of slip is undertaken in a blunger although it can be done using other types of mixers or even by hand. To...
- work. He also spent about seven months restoring the boiler, engine and blunger at Wetheriggs Pottery near Penrith. In 1978 Dibnah was commissioned to...
- the pottery kiln fell out of use. The beehive kiln remains, as does a blunger for preparing suitable clay. The steam engine used to drive the pottery...
- kiln room, a steam house with a chimney stack 15 feet (4.6 m) high, and a blunger. They are in red brick with pantile roofs, with the chimney stack in brick...