There are variety of opinions about this. It depends on how much moisture is in the clay.
After your kiln has fired press the REVIEW PROGRAM button.
There is an electrical code rule in the US that allows you to have any appliance that draws 48 amps or less not have what are called "branch fusing".
Question: I do a controlled cooling to get even cooling rates. I've been using the User 6 program for the cooling cycle after using the Fast Glaze to fire up.
A customer asks: I have a question regarding this first test firing.