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I found the first few casts tend to be duds but after 3 or 4 times the mold warms up enough that the pewter suffers less of a temperature shock when it comes in contact with the silicone creating better casts. DIY spin casting pewter.

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I found the first few casts tend to be duds but after 3 or 4 times the mold warms up enough that the pewter suffers less of a temperature shock when it comes in contact with the silicone creating better casts. DIY spin casting pewter. #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

Cutting channels and air vents. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned!

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Cutting channels and air vents. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

Carefully removing the models from the mold. Nothing worse than tearing your mold before even the first cast. Everything came out nicely. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned!

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Carefully removing the models from the mold. Nothing worse than tearing your mold before even the first cast. Everything came out nicely. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

Its always suspenseful opening a 2 part mold. But luckily this one turned out great. Then on to cutting channels and vents. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned!

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Its always suspenseful opening a 2 part mold. But luckily this one turned out great. Then on to cutting channels and vents. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

Making vector art. This design will probably be one of the lapel pins I attempt at self casting. I’ll probably do a few variations of it. Stay tuned!

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Making vector art. This design will probably be one of the lapel pins I attempt at self casting. I’ll probably do a few variations of it. Stay tuned! #BladeRunner2049 #BladeRunner #Replicant #Nexus6 #voightkampff #unicorn #TyrellCorporation #tannhausergate #blender3d #Blender #B3D #modeling #3dmodeling #arttoy #arttoys #designertoy #designertoys #customtoy #Toydesign #customtoys #scifi #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #RyanGosling #HarrisonFord

Big things have small beginnings… my next project will be to make a lapel pin. By that I don’t mean to design and outsource to china. I mean completely fabricate a lapel pin from start to finish on my own. Stay tuned! #moldmakingĀ 

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Big things have small beginnings… my next project will be to make a lapel pin. By that I don’t mean to design and outsource to china. I mean completely fabricate a lapel pin from start to finish on my own. Stay tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmakingĀ  #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

Mold clean up. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned!

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Mold clean up. Mold Max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

First half complete. Minor clean up needed but it looks good so far. Now I just gotta wait for my new order of mold max 60 to arrive. First test casting is scheduled for this weekend. Stay tuned! DIY spin casting pewter.

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First half complete. Minor clean up needed but it looks good so far. Now I just gotta wait for my new order of mold max 60 to arrive. First test casting is scheduled for this weekend. Stay tuned! DIY spin casting pewter. #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

After 12hrs. But its supposed to fully cure after 24hrs. Mold max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned!

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After 12hrs. But its supposed to fully cure after 24hrs. Mold max 60. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking

Poured the first half of mold max 60. I degassed the silicone while in the mold as well. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned!

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Poured the first half of mold max 60. I degassed the silicone while in the mold as well. DIY spin casting pewter. Stay Tuned! #spincasting #pewter #spincast #centrifugal #makermovement #makerrevolution #makers #makersgonnamake #DIY #projects #hobby #moldmaking #modeling #3dmodeling #3dprinter #3dprinting #3dprint #3dprinted #3dprints #moldmax60 #smoothon #moldmaking