Silicone Rubber For Resin Art Moulding
When it comes to mould making and casting a resin mould. Nothing beats the versatility of our liquid silicone rubber Artsil. For those who wish to create intricate and beautiful resin art moulds, this material is ideal. Can be moulded into any shape you desire. Giving you complete control over your creative vision, regardless of how complex the design may be. Advantages of using this type of silicone moulding is that it allows for perfect reproduction with every cast made from your mould. Its easy-to-use and flexible nature makes it an excellent choice for even novice artists looking to experiment in creating moulds.
Our liquid silicone comes in 1 to 10 Litre kits which means that they're ideal for any size silicone moulding project. Especially when it comes to casting moulds for art projects. To ensure every finished piece looks the way the artist intended, Artsil is designed with a great deal of detail. Overall, if you're someone who likes to express their creativity through moulding work but dreads the complicated techniques involved. With its simplicity yet high quality outcome at all times. ArtSil will prove once again why silicone rubber remains a popular choice by resin artist.So get ready and discover what amazing works await for you now.
Use Liquid Silicone Rubber For High Detail Casting Moulds
At Just Resin our Artsil Liquid silicone for crafts is excellent for creating highly detailed resin art moulds. Easy to use, and the finished moulds are very durable and flexible. If you are looking for an easy way to create beautiful and intricate resin art castings. Then this silicone is definitely the way to go. Just Resins Artsil moulding rubber is a versatile material that has become increasingly popular for resin moulding. ArtSil in particular, stands out as the ideal choice for creating highly detailed resin art moulds of any shape or size. Flexible and durable this RTV silicone material can be easily moulded into intricate designs. Allowing artists to achieve exceptional rubber moulding results with ease. If you are looking to create casting moulds in simple shapes or more complex structures. ArtSil silicone rubber provides unparalleled precision and accuracy. With this advanced technology at your fingertips. Unleashing your creativity has never been easier to take your artwork to new heights. If you are looking for a material that will allow you to create high quality, detailed resin art casting moulds. Then ArtSil silicone for moulds from Just Resin is the perfect choice.
Custom Resin Moulds Made With Moulding Silicone
Do you ever find it difficult or time consuming to make a mould of something really delicate and detailed? Your problems are over! Just Resins ArtSil Liquid Silicone Rubber makes it easy for anyone to cast a resin object with beautiful fine details. ArtSil is a high quality silicone liquid designed for Resin Casting Moulds. High performance food grade liquid silicone moulding rubber, the ArtSil Liquid Silicone Rubber has excellent flexibility, strength for longevity. It's perfect for highly detailed moulds of all shapes and sizes. Used to make a wide range of products such as resins, slabs, dragon eggs, bowls or even glow in the dark pieces. Moulding silicone is an eco friendly solution for making durable moulds. Featuring high temperature resistances with great bonding capabilities with other materials. Our moulding silicone is also great for creating smooth, seamless finished moulds. Plus, our silicone is easy to use. Can be cured at room temperature. Makes it a great option for those who are new to working with liquid silicone rubber.
What Is RTV Silicone?
Room temperature vulcanizing silicone known as RTV is a two part system that can be mixed and poured into a mould. Cures at room temperature and can be used to create highly detailed resin art moulds. RTV is made up of two components: a base and a catalyst. The base is usually clear or white. While the catalyst can be either clear or pigmented. When mixed together in the correct ratio. They will react to form a cured silicone rubber. The beauty of using RTV is to create moulds that can reproduce even the most intricate details. It is also very strong and flexible, making it ideal for use with resin projects. Once your RTV mould is created, you can use it over and over again to cast perfect copies of your original artwork. ArtSil base (Part A) is pink in colour with a blue catalyst (Part B). When mixed ArtSil will be a purple this to help to ensure correct mixing. So if you're looking for a way to create professional quality resin casts. Choose ArtSil RTV silicone from Just Resin.
How To Make Moulds With Artsil Silicone Moulding Kit
Liquid silicone moulds should be made according to the instructions. The process is relatively simple and does not require any special equipment. You will need an ArtSil silicone moulding kit, mixing container, mixing sticks, your master and an outer mould.
To start, mix the liquid silicone base (Part A) and liquid silicone catalyst (Part B) with a ratio of 1:1 by volume. Once mixed, pour the mixture into the mould and tap the mould on a flat surface, you can also tap the side walls. Then allow it to cure for the amount of time specified on the label. Once cured, remove the mould from the cured silicone. Finally, clean up by cutting any excess cured silicone from the mould and you are ready to use your new mould.
Artsil is high performing and has a food grade quality. With excellent flexibility, strength and longevity Artsil is perfect for moulding of high detailed items. Moulds are suitable for resin casting, lathe turning blanks, jewellery making, wax candle creation and various prototyping.
- Easy to mix 1:1 ratio by volume
- Very low shrinkage
- Good tensile and tear strength Shore Hardness 36A
- Outstanding bubble releasing properties
- Aging resistance, high temperature resistance <250°c
- Cure Time 2-5 hrs <20°c, 20-30 mins >30°c
- Pot of life 20-40mins <25°c
- Platinum Cure
The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Mould Making Silicone?
There are many different ways to make moulds for resin art. Each has its own set of pros and cons. RTV Liquid silicone rubber is one of the most popular materials for making moulds for resin castings. Due to its flexibility and ability to create highly detailed mouldings. One of the biggest advantages of using moulding rubber is that it can be used to create very intricate and detailed moulds. Means that you can get very precise results when casting your resin art piece. Additionally, the rubber can be removed easily without damaging the cast since it is flexible. However, there are some downsides to using mould making silicone as well. One is that it can be quite expensive. Especially if you need a large amount for your project. Additionally, the rubber can be tricky to work with. May require special equipment such as a vacuum pot or techniques to get the best results. Some silicone for moulds set softer causing mould edging to be thin and provide too much flex. Different rubber moulding can be quite fragile and may not last as long compared to Artsil. It’s important to note that silicone has a limited shelf life. And should be used within a certain time frame before it becomes unusable. Despite these disadvantages, many resin artists still prefer using mould making silicone due to its high quality results and ease of use once mastered. Overall, while mould making silicone has its advantages in creating detailed and precise moulds for resin art. And it comes with its own set of challenges that must be considered before use.
Liquid Silicone Rubber Is Used In A Variety Of Ways
There are many other uses for Liquid Silicone Rubber, including making moulds for candles, soap, plaster and concrete. One of the main advantages of this moulding rubber is its ability to reproduce intricate details and textures. This makes it a popular choice for creating moulds for artistic and decorative items. Used to make rubber stamps, seals and gaskets. Moulding Rubber is also great for cold casting metal, resin and clay. Made from a silicon rubber, moulding silicone is a versatile material that can be used in a wide range of applications. When cured, it forms a strong bond with itself. Making it very strong yet flexible, it is also ideal for use in food contact applications. The durability of moulding silicone also makes it a cost effective option as compared to other materials like plastic or metal. It requires minimal maintenance and has a long lifespan, providing value for money over time. Overall, there are endless possibilities with the use of moulding silicone in various industries such as manufacturing, arts & crafts, construction and more. With its exceptional properties and versatility, this material continues to be an essential component in numerous products that we use every day.