How To Make a 2 Piece Silicone Rubber Mold ›

This mold making tutorial video shows how to make a two piece silicone block mold using Mold Star 15. The finished mold can be used for casting resin, wax, foam, and many other materials. The original model is a plastic sphere. The 2-part mold should be split along the horizontal…

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How To Make a Simple Silicone Mold - One Piece Pour On ›

This instructional mold making tutorial video shows how easy it is to make a one piece silicone block mold using Smooth-On Mold Star 15. The finished mold can be used for casting resin, wax, foam, and many other materials. Use hot glue to secure the model. Glue the mold box…

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How To Cast Resin Using Smooth-Cast® 300 White Urethane Plastic ›

In this resin casting tutorial video, we demonstrate the proper way to mix and pour Smooth Cast 300 liquid plastic resin. The Smooth-Cast® 300 Series of liquid plastics are ultra-low viscosity casting resins that yield castings that are bright white and virtually bubble free. Vacuum degassing is not necessary. They…

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How To Create a Custom Ice Cube Tray Using Food-Safe Silicone ›

In this how to video, we show how you can make a custom ice cube tray using food safe Smooth-Sil 940 silicone rubber. This same mold can be used to cast butter, fondant, candy and more. Smooth-Sil® 940 , The Sorta Clear® Series and the Equinox® Series are suitable for…

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How To Make a 2 Piece Silicone Mold of a Knife | Mold Making Tutorial ›

The silicone mold making technique shown in this video can be used for making prop knifes, historical replicas, and more. We demonstrate using Mold Star 30 silicone, a platinum silicone for mold making. The finished knife replica is cast in TASK 8 liquid plastic resin. TASK 8 is a strong…

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Mold Making Tutorial: Making a Silicone Brush On Mold ›

This mold making tutorial video shows how to make a brush on silicone mold using Rebound 25. The finished mold can be used for casting resin, wax, foam, and many other materials. -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach Of Children -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-…

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Mother Mold Making Tutorial: How to Make a Support Shell for a Silicone Brush-On Mold ›

This mold making tutorial video shows how to make a support shell for a brush on silicone mold using Plasti-Paste trowelable plastic. The finished mold can be used for casting resin, wax, foam, and many other materials. Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach…

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How to Use Glow in the Dark Powder for Resin Casting ›

We put Smooth-On's GID powder Glow Worm to the test. --- Reynolds Advanced Materials Everything for Mold Making & Casting…

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Resin Casting Tutorial: Creating a Marble Effect Using Urethane Plastic ›

Overview - Creating a realistic cast marble effect is possible with Smooth-Cast® 325 liquid plastic. The process begins with one master quantity of Smooth-Cast® 325 casting resin. A small fraction of this master batch is portioned off for veining. For the master mixture of resin, Ure-Fil® 7 is mixed with…

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Mold Making and Casting Using Mold Star 30 and ONYX Resin ›

This video shows how to make a simple pour on block mold using Mold Star 30 silicone. No vacuum is required and Mold Star has a 1:1 mix ratio. ONYX resin is cast into the mold to produce a deep black resin casting. --- Reynolds Advanced Materials Everything for Mold…

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Resin Casting Stone Effect with Smooth-On Quarry Tone ›

Learn how to easily add stone or granite effects to a urethane plastic casting by using a powder filler. --- Reynolds Advanced Materials Everything for Mold Making & Casting…

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Resin Casting Tutorial - How To Eliminate Bubbles By Pressure Casting ›

In this Mold Making and Casting Essential tutorial, we demonstrate how using a pressure chamber can eliminate bubbles from resin castings. You can also use the pressure pot to eliminate bubbles in a pour-on rubber mold by placing the uncured mold in the pressure chamber for the full cure time.…

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Urethane Colorant Comparison - UVO® Pigment and SO-Strong Tint ›

This video shows how a casting made with UVO® UV resistant urethane pigment and and equal amount of So-Strong® pigment compare. UVO® will yield an opaque casting, while the So-Strong® will give a semi-transparent effect. UVO® Colorants are concentrated, phthalate-free urethane color pigments that resist ultra-violet light. By adding a…

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Resin Casting Tutorial - How To Reduce Bubbles In Your Casting By Vacuum Degassing Resin ›

Here are some basic tips for casting optically clear resin parts. In this tutorial we cast Crystal Clear 202 urethane resin into a Mold Star 15 silicone mold to produce a UV resistant, optically clear casting. We also demonstrate how to properly vacuum de-gas the material before pouring, which will…

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How to Make a Custom Concrete Stamp out of Urethane Rubber ›

How to Make a Concrete Stamp Using PMC-780 Contents: 0:41 - Stone Paver Model Preparation 1:33 - Stone Paver Layout 3:32 - Making the Mold Box 4:46 - Creating Artificial Grout Line 6:12 - Making Handling Straps 7:15 - Mixing and Pouring PMC-780 Mold Rubber 9:06 - Demold PMC-780 is…

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Using Glow Worm Powder to Make a Glow In The Dark Resin Casting ›

This tutorial will illustrate how to best use Glow Worm phosphorescent powder to create a resin casting which will glow in the dark for up to 10 hours. Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach Of Children -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-…

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How To Use SLIDE® STD Surface Tension Diffuser For Silicone Rubber ›

This video demonstrates the effect of SLIDE® Surface Tension Diffuser on platinum silicone. SLIDE® STD Liquid Surface Tension Diffuser is an additive for platinum cure silicone rubber that creates a cured silicone piece with greatly reduced surface tension. Cured silicone slides across itself and different surfaces. SLIDE® STD is added…

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How to Use a Concrete Stamp ›

How to Make a Stamped Concrete Walkway Using PMC-780 Contents: 0:52 - Site Work 1:51 - Concrete Pour 2:33 - Applying the Color Hardener and Release 3:03 - Texturing the Concrete with PMC-780 Stamps 5:12 - Finishing Touches 5:44 - See the Finished Concrete Walkway PMC-780 is a high performance…

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How To Cast Resin Using Smooth-Cast® 325 Clear ColorMatch Urethane Resin ›

In this resin casting tutorial video, we demonstrate how to mix and pour Smooth Cast 325 liquid plastic resin. The original 2-piece mold is made with Mold Star 15. Begin by closing the mold. Smooth-Cast 325 Colormatch Resin 1:1 Mix Ratio, Low Viscosity, Fast-Curing, and Clear Amber Color Dispense equal…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How To Make a Silicone Rubber Mold Using OOMOO 30 ›

This mold making tutorial video shows how to make a one piece silicone block mold using OOMOO. The finished mold can be used for casting resin, wax, foam, and many other materials. In this video, we cast Smooth-Cast 300 liquid plastic and resin into the finished mold. OOMOO® 25 &…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How to Make a 2 Piece RTV Silicone Mold ›

Making a 2-Piece RTV Silicone Rubber Block Mold using OOMOO silicone from Smooth-On. Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach Of Children -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How to Make Your Own Custom Candle Mold ›

From the largest international candle making conglomerates to home hobbyists that enjoy making candles for family and friends, Smooth-On urethane and silicone mold rubbers are used to make molds for casting wax. You can reference this 'step-by-step' video on how to make a simple candle. Step 1. Construct a base…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How To Make a Polyurethane Rubber 1 Piece Mold ›

Using Smooth-On's ReoFlex urethane mold rubber to make a simple 1-piece block mold. Polyurethane RTV mold rubber is economical, reproduces exceptional detail and is best suited for production casting of concrete, gypsum and wax. #polyurethane #rtv #moldmaking Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach…

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Resin Casting Tutorial: Pouring Liquid Plastic Resin into a Mold ›

In this resin casting tutorial video, we demonstrate pouring Smooth-Cast 300 liquid plastic casting resin into a mold. Release agent is applied to the mold cavity. Smooth-Cast 300 Part A is dispensed into a mixing container followed by an equal amount of Part B. Both parts are then mixed for…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How To Make a Brush-On Rubber Mold of a Bust ›

This mold making tutorial video demonstrates how to make a brush on mold of a 3 dimensional model using Brush On 40 urethane rubber. Step 1: Glue model to base. Step 2: Apply SuperSeal sealing agent to all surfaces. Step 3: Apply Universal Mold Release to all surfaces. Step 4:…

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How to Do a Rotational Casting | Mold Making Tricks and Techniques ›

duoMatrix® NEO® is a versatile polymer modified gypsum system that has superior physical and performance properties compared to regular gypsum products. Part A is a powder and Part B is a liquid. The mix ratio of NEO® is a convenient 2A:1B by volume. NEO® is easy to use and can…

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Types of RTV Mold Rubber for Mold Making and Casting, Pros & Cons ›

Examining the different types of RTV mold rubber available for mold making and casting from Smooth-On. #moldmaking #casting #tutorial Advantages of Latex * Least expensive mold rubber available. * Very elastic, thin-walled and strong. * Lasts a long time. * Offers good abrasion resistance. * Good for making glove molds.…

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Mold Making and Casting Terms and Definitions Cheat Sheet ›

Common terms and definitions in the mold making and casting processes from Smooth-On. Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach Of Children -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-…

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Resin Casting Tutorial: Metal Cold Casting Real Bronze Powder and Resin ›

In this resin metal cold casting demo, we demonstrate using Smooth Cast 325 casting resin along with metal powder to create a metallic finish. Cold casting is a term used to describe the process of mixing metal powder with a translucent casting resin and applying the mixture into a mold.…

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How To Make a Silicone Mold of a Wood Carving - Reproducing a Wood Grain Finish ›

This mold making tutorial video shows a step by step of making a one piece silicone block mold of a highly detailed wood carving using Dragon Skin 10. When making molds of wood carvings, it is important to be able to reproduce the woodgrain. Dragon Skin 10 will pick up…

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Resin Casting Tutorial: How to Achieve a Faux Wood Grain Finish | Casting Quickies ›

In this resin casting tutorial video, we demonstrate how to reproduce woodgrain using a silicone mold and Smooth Cast 320 liquid plastic resin. To achieve a faux wood grain finish, it is important to use the appropriate combination of resin and filler. Smooth-On's Ure-fil 5 is combined with Smooth-Cast 320…

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How To Make a Seahorse Coat Hook Using a Metal Cold Casting Technique ›

In this video, we demonstrate how to use metal cold casting and patina techniques. The project is a coat hanger, made using resin castings of seahorses. The seahorse models are molded in silicone, and Smooth Cast 325 is combined with real metal powder to make the final pieces. --- Reynolds…

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How To Make DIY Drawer or Cabinet Pulls Using Smooth Cast Resin and Dragon Skin Silicone ›

Make Your Own™ cabinet handles using a Dragon Skin™ 10NV silicone mold and Smooth Cast™ 320 liquid plastic. This step by step tutorial shows how to create a strong custom drawer handle. The original model is a plastic bone from the hobby store. Silicone rubber is poured over the model…

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Make Your Own Custom Model Train Cars Using Silicone Rubber and Urethane Plastic ›

Moldmaking and casting tutorial - In this video, we show how Mold Star™ 30 silicone is used to create a 2 part mold. TASK™ 4 urethane resin is poured into the mold to create a thin walled casting of a model train car. Mold Star™ liquid rubbers from Smooth-On are…

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