How To Create a Breakable Prop Using SMASH! Plastic ›

In this video, we demonstrate how to create a shattering heart trinket using actor-safe Smooth-On SMASH! Plastic. A mold is made using Mold Max XLS II silicone. SMASH! Plastic can be demolded in just 90 minutes. Left cure for 24 hours, the resin is brittle enough to break like glass.…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How to Make a Cavity Pour or Matrix Mold ›

Making a Matrix Mold with Mold Max 30 RTV Silicone Rubber from Smooth-On. Our model is a hand-carved hard wood 3-dimensional figure. Drill an air release hole in to the middle of a baseboard. Secure model to baseboard with screws. Apply plastic wrap to the original model to protect the…

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Mold Making Tutorial: Two-Piece Polyurethane Rubber Core Mold ›

This mold making tutorial video demonstrates making a two-piece cored mold using Reoflex 40 urethane rubber from Smooth-On. Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach Of Children -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-…

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Making a Concrete Sink from Design to Production ›

A Passion for Design + Latest CAD Technology + Precision Modeling + Mold Making Expertise = Concrete Profits A nautilus shell was used as the basis for the sink design. Using the latest CAD software, the concept was converted to a 3-D rendering. Instructions for creating the 3-D pattern are…

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Mold Making Tutorial: Forensics Impressions using Fast Curing Silicone Rubber ›

This mold making tutorial video demonstrates how Mold Star 16 FAST silicone can be used to take forensic impression evidence. Using Mold Star to mold footprints, tire tread, tool marks, etc. from a variety of surfaces creates a reusable mold that can be used to cast multiple positive reproductions in…

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How to Make a Silicone Mold of 3D Printed PLA featuring Mold Star 20T Silicone ›

From 3D printing a rapid prototype to casting high performance urethane plastic, this instructional video demonstrates how to make a silicone mold of extruded PLA using Mold Star 20T to create resin castings. Mold Star 20T has virtually no shrinkage and a fast, 30 minute cure time, perfect for industrial…

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Mold Making Tutorial: How to Shrink a Mold for Smaller Reproductions ›

Using Mold Star 16 and NOVOCS silicone solvent, you can shrink a mold uniformly 20% smaller. This quick video demonstrates the process. Repeat the process for smaller and smaller castings. --- Reynolds Advanced Materials Everything for Mold Making & Casting…

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Rotocasting - How To Make Lightweight Resin Castings ›

In this video we use a rotocasting machine to create hollow castings which are lightweight and use up to 90% less material than solid castings. Smooth Cast 65D is made specifically for rotational casting. Make It Now! with Smooth-On -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Adult Supervision Required Keep Out Of Reach Of Children -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-…

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How To Make a Silicone Mold For a Replica Antique Rifle ›

This mold making tutorial video shows how to make a two piece silicone block mold of a gun - an antique Kentucky long rifle - using Mold Max 40. The finished mold can be used for casting resin, wax, foam, and many other materials. In this video, we are casting…

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Concrete Casting: Moldmaking for a Concrete Sink ›

How to cast a reproduction concrete sink basin by making a 2-part Vytaflex urethane production rubber mold. Step One: Construct Mold Box Measure original sink basin. Use melamine board (formica coated) to make mold box segments, which will ensure easier separation from mold rubber. Step Two: Create Spacer Board Center…

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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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Aquarium Decoration Tutorial: Casting a Clear Conch Shell in Crystal Clear Resin ›

to see more clear resin casting demonstrations. to learn more about the silicone rubber used in this demonstration. for more custom aquarium design ideas using Smooth-On's aquarium-safe rubbers, plastics and foams. Making Your Own Conch Shells Using Crystal Clear Plastic A two-part mold will be made using Mold Star silicone.…

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How To Make a Mold For Restoring a Concrete Architectural Seal ›

In this mold making video, watch how John Paolini, from Paolini Cast Stone, restored an historic concrete seal from one of the eating clubs at Princeton University. Brush-On™ 40 captures all the detail and transfers it to the concrete casting. Plasti-Paste™ II is used to create the support shell. Special…

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How To Make a Mold of a Rhino for a Museum Display ›

This mold making tutorial video shows how a sculpted reproduction of a rhinoceros torso was made for an African safari preservation exhibit at a museum. A mold of a taxidermy rhino mount was made using Rebound™ 25 silicone rubber and gypsum polymerized with Forton™ VF-812 was cast to make the…

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