LumberJocks

TexasBlanks's Blog

  • Advertise with us
This blog is written by TexasBlanks | 1 entry so far

Latest Entry

Resin/Wood casting #1: Wood/Resin Casting Tutorial

01-23-2015 07:15 AM by TexasBlanks | 8 comments »

Here ya go guys and gals as requested. I am going to give my best representation of “MY” way that I do the casting process. First of all I start with a dry piece of wood (no more than 13% moisture) that I have stabilized in “Cactus Juice” www.turntex.com this hardens and stabilizes the punky or soft parts of the wood that you will mostly find in burls and spalted wood. After I stabilize it i take my ROTOZIP tool and use it to basically clean up the voids and cracks that are in the wood. This is where the resin will go as a filler. I only use “alumilite” www.alumilite.com resin in my cast due to the stability of it. It does not shrink like the Polyester ...

Read this entry »


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com