Sapele and resin box fail!!

March 24, 2018

I have been experimenting and learning how cast resin using my new pressure pot I got for Christmas from my son. I am using Alumilite Clear Slow ( 12 minute working time) resin from Alumilite and making a few molds from silicone mold making kit and some using a piece of 1/4" thick corrugated plastic from the local home center.


Well in this case I combined a piece of Sapele wood, that I milled to make a 2 7/8" square x 5 7/8" long blank. I cut a 30 degree cut across the blank.


Here is the video



Well a few lessons learned about mold making and ensuring that the wood is dry and possibly stabilized before casting. All things you learn along the path to casting wood and resin and using pressssure pots.


Till next time.....


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