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SMOOTH-ON Aluminium Metal Powder 200g

Code: 35360A

RM70.00

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Size : 200g

Read MSDS before using available at:
https://www.smooth-on.com/products/aluminum-metal-powder/

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Description

“Cold-Casting” is a term used to describe the process of mixing metal powder with a resin and applying the mixture into a mold. The finished casting gives the appearance and weight of solid metal. The metal cold-cast process is faster and much less expensive when compared with foundry casting of molten metal.

To make a metal cold-casting, metal powder is mixed into Colormatch™ resin until the mixture is thick and creamy. The mixture is then “slush-cast” or brushed onto the mold surface until the resin cures. The gel coat is then back-filled with straight resin, resin mixed with metal powder, resin mixed with lead shot or Foam-iT!™ rigid foam. Smooth-On offers metal powders that can be added to our liquid plastics to create cold cast metal castings.

Powders include bronze, brass, copper, aluminum and nickel/silver (for a pewter-like effect).  To highlight the metallic effect buff with fine steel wool or Mesh 5000 emery paper.

As a metallic paint, mix metal powder with supergloss as a clear binder. Mix only sufficient for the day use as storage will generate gas as metal oxidises..

Aluminium powder CAS No. 7429-90-5  concentration > 99%

 

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