Fabrication

Puritan Plaster

PURITAN POTTERY PLASTER is a unique, specially designed for use with mechanical clay forming machinery. Absolutely the hardest, most wear-resistant plaster made for molds, and a favorite for jiggering molds.

USG White Hydrocal

WHITE HYDROCAL is used for making plaster objects, a neutral gypsum cement having a normal set of 25 minutes. When Gypsum Cement is formed under a template it is slightly on the “short side” and has a tendency to tear. The setting expansion is somewhat greater than ULTRACAL 30.

Sculptex Soft Modeling Clay

Sculptex® is a non-toxic, non hardening modeling clay that is sulfur-free and non contaminating. Sculptex® is an ideal alternative to sulfur-based clays, which are incompatible with some mold rubbers. It holds excellent detail and is great for precision sculpting, prototyping and model making.

Perfect Cast

Perfect Cast Casting Material is a non-toxic blend specially formulated to create the most accurately detailed and high quality casts from your molds Easy to mix and use, Perfect Cast quickly hardens to perfection in 30-45 minutes Your finished cast will be 5 times stronger than ordinary plaster casts for durability and longevity

Oomoo 25

Perfect for beginners, hobbyists and craft makers, OOMOO® 25 silicone rubber is easy to use and inexpensive. They don’t require special equipment to process and are ideal for making one or two-piece block molds. OOMOO® molds are good for fast prototyping and model making, creating resin jewelry, wax, soap, and home hobby projects.

Mold Max 10

Mold Max™ Silicones are tin-cured liquid silicone rubber compounds that have exceptional working properties and library life. Mold Max™ Silicones feature Smooth-On’s exclusive “Libra™” catalyst for long library life. Mold Max™ silicones can be pigmented with Silc Pig™ silicone colorants. Mold Max™ Silicones will reproduce the finest detail and are suitable for a variety of industrial and art related applications including making molds for reproducing prototypes, furniture, sculpture and architectural elements. Shore A 10 hardness tin cure silicone rubber.

Smooth-Cast® 320

Smooth Cast® 320 series plastics are ultra-low viscosity resins that yield castings that are off-white. Vacuum degassing is not necessary and they offer the convenience of a 1:1 mix ratio. Your fully cured castings are machinable and paintable. Smooth-Cast® plastics offer tremendous versatility and economy. They are easy to use and you can add different colors and/or fillers for an infinite variety of mind-blowing effects. Perfect for casting detailed models, props and cast effect pieces.

Alja-Safe (alginate)

Alja-Safe® is the world’s first alginate that does not contain crystalline silica (a known carcinogen). Alja-Safe® is perfect for making single-use molds of the face, hands and other body parts. Alja-Safe® is easy to use and cures quickly. It reproduces fine detail and makes an excellent temporary mold – good for one or two reproductions of any body part. You can then cast plaster, Matrix® NEO® (polymer modified gypsum) or Smooth-Cast® 300Q ultra-fast urethane resin into the mold to make a reproduction. For making re-usable molds of any body part, use Body Double® silicone rubber.