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Forum topic by Vrod posted 05-03-2016 04:43 AM 1305 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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05-03-2016 04:43 AM

What is used for a pressure pot when casting resin with wood

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#1 posted 05-04-2016 04:51 PM

I use the one from Harbor Freight. There are many similar ones.Search on “pressure pot” on the Harbor Freight site and you’ll see what I use. I changed the fitting to do what I wanted, but other than that, there is not much to them. Just DON’T over pressure it!

-- Grant Wilkinson, Ottawa ON

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#2 posted 05-04-2016 06:17 PM

I have seen a demo at my local woodworking club where a member showed us how he makes resin pen blanks. He used the 2 1/2 gsl pressure pot from harbor freight.
Here is a link to it.
It says its good to 60psi, bit at the demo, if I remember correctly, he said he only uses it to about 40psi.

-- John

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