IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


AZTEX / 9 6 3/4 3

Marked face of the AZTEX 9 x 6 3/4 x 3 firebrick
Photo courtesy of George L. Kennedy

Brand name: AZTEX / 9 6 3/4 3

Company: Mexico Refractories

Location: Mexico, Missouri.

Years: 1930-1959 (company operating years)

Type: Firebrick

Description: High duty, stiff mud process. Straight dimensions 9 x 6 3/4 x 3 inches. Brand name with dimensions beneath impressed into the face. Kaiser Refractories continued making the AZTEX brand from 1959 to 1985, with the name set in a large frog.

References: Kaiser Refractories, Handbook of Refractory Products, 1970; Krause, Corinne A., Refractories: The Hidden Industry, The American Ceramic Society, Inc., 1987.

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