Resins For Investment Casting

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svs
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby svs » Thu Jun 02, 2016 12:44 am

Silver castings from customer ODABAS JEWELLERY izmir /TURKEY
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby svs » Thu Jun 02, 2016 12:46 am

Silver castings from customer ODABAS JEWELLERY izmir /TURKEY
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby svs » Thu Jun 02, 2016 12:47 am

Silver castings from customer ODABAS JEWELLERY izmir /TURKEY
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby svs » Tue Jun 07, 2016 5:37 am

snr CAST resin is changing color when cured !!!....You can understand your prints cured well or not ...
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby chill74 » Thu Jun 30, 2016 11:54 pm

Mattasmack wrote:
chill74 wrote:WaxCast seems to be casting very well. I am still adjusting coming from the B9 resins insofar as temps and curing. However, following the Waxcast docs for casting gives a very good baseline so far.


Those look nice! What orientation did you print them in? (It looks like there are some lines on the righthand piece running vertically from the sprue base; are those layer lines?)


Upgraded my Z axis to a higher quality and the banding is pretty much gone. These prints are at the same 50 micron. WaxCast is working out well so far!
3.5 sec layer time @ 50 micron.
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby Mattasmack » Thu Jul 14, 2016 12:29 am

chill74 wrote:
Mattasmack wrote:
chill74 wrote:WaxCast seems to be casting very well. I am still adjusting coming from the B9 resins insofar as temps and curing. However, following the Waxcast docs for casting gives a very good baseline so far.


Those look nice! What orientation did you print them in? (It looks like there are some lines on the righthand piece running vertically from the sprue base; are those layer lines?)


Upgraded my Z axis to a higher quality and the banding is pretty much gone. These prints are at the same 50 micron. WaxCast is working out well so far!
3.5 sec layer time @ 50 micron.


Very nice, thanks for sharing! Regarding the 3.5 second layer time, have you removed your projector's UV filter or color wheel, or is that stock?

chill74
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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby chill74 » Sat Jul 16, 2016 1:39 pm

I relocated the color wheel so it is out of the light path. The difference in print time is significant!

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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby jimmyjackson » Thu Jul 28, 2016 8:10 pm

Can you please suggest some good castable resin supplier in the US ?

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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby chill74 » Thu Jul 28, 2016 10:20 pm

jimmyjackson wrote:Can you please suggest some good castable resin supplier in the US ?


MakerJuice WaxCast is the good stuff!

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Re: Resins For Investment Casting

Postby jimmyjackson » Fri Jul 29, 2016 12:49 pm

chill74 wrote:
jimmyjackson wrote:Can you please suggest some good castable resin supplier in the US ?


MakerJuice WaxCast is the good stuff!


Tried it and couldn't get a good cast. Who makes B9's resin ?