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Woodturning a Rainbow Micarta Ice Cream Scoop Big thank you to Phillip Danner for hooking me up with a rainbow micarta blank to turn up! Head over to Phillip’s website: https://www.dannerbuilds.com/ Follow Phillip on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dannerbuilds/ https://www.instagram.com/phillip.danner/
I hooked up a slow turning motor to my lathe for applying epoxy finishes to projects, here’s how I did it. Hopefully, this will give you some ideas on how to hook one up to your lathe. ~~Parts List~~ – Rotisserie Motor: https://amzn.to/3aF0ZSl – 5/8-11 Threaded Rod: https://amzn.to/2LY7hlx – 5/8-11 Nuts: https://amzn.to/2WOOefy – 5/16″ bar …
Are you curious! I was! This is part two of our dissolving resin in acetone series, this time with epoxy resin. Will it dissolve in 24 hours, 7 days, a month?
Casting 101 Tutorials
Just a quick walk through on how to get this pressure pot ready to do some resin casting with. The CA Technologies pots are the easiest to set up out of the box, just a couple plumbing parts to add.
In this video I discuss and demonstrate the proper mixing and measuring technique when using Alumilite casting resins. A proper scale and the correct mixing should get you consistently good results.
The first step in casting your own "acrylic" pen blanks is choosing what type of resin to use. In this video, I discuss the pros and cons of the three typical resins used for DIY pen blank casting and why I choose to use Alumilite.
Popular Pen Blanks
The Thin Red Lines and Thin Blue Lines have a strip of red or blue running through the center of the blank. They are in stock and redesigned! I've improved the process of making the blanks, and have switched to a round design. They're not only higher quality, you can get your pens turned even faster without having to knock the corners off first.
The Thin Blue Lines and Thin Red Lines have a stripe running through the center of the blank. They are in stock and redesigned! I've improved the process of making the blanks, and have switched to a round design. They're not only higher quality, you can get your pens turned even faster without having to knock the corners off first.
NOW IN 7/8" THICKNESS! Aluminum honeycomb is an awesome material to embed in resin for pen blanks, knife scales or any other project you can imagine. Two sizes to choose from: 1/8" cell or 1/4" cell in 7/8" thickness or 1/4" cell in 2" thickness. Each sheet is 5" x 8" and prices are per 5"x8" sheet. See Product Description below and videos showing how to prep and cast it for more details. Also available are Variety Packs with one 4.5" x 6" sheet of each style.