KX-99-BF / 2 1/2 4 1/2 13 1/2

Marked face of the KX-99-BF firebrick
Photo courtesy of George L. Kennedy

Brand name: KX-99-BF / 2 1/2 4 1/2 13 1/2

Company: A.P. Green Fire Brick Co.

Location: Mexico, Missouri?

Years: ?

Type: Firebrick

Description: Right part of brick missing. Brand name impressed into the face. KX-99-BF is on the first line, 2 1/2 4 1/2 13 1/2 is on the second line, probably giving the brick dimensions. "KX" represents the super-duty firebrick series. "99" represents the alumina content and "BF" indicates Blast Furnace use.

References: A. P. Green, Refractory Pocket Catalog, Mexico, Missouri, USA, no date.

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