Item #: ELPINS
These porcelain insulators are used to protect the kiln element wires from making contact with the metal jacket of the kiln. They are important because they reduce overheating and other potential issues with the elements.
Total Length - 1.15"
Length of smaller diameter - 0.87"
Length of larger diameter - 0.28"
Larger diameter - 0.87"
Smaller diameter - 0.44"
Hole diameter - 0.18"
This replacement insulator is handy if you have lost your own. Otherwise they have an extremely long lifespan and should last the duration of your kiln.
These insulators are found in many kiln brands, including Skutt and Olympic.
Two of these insulators are also included in every set of Skutt elements you purchase.