When Sat Apr 27 1:30pm — 3pm
Where Workshop - Open Table Area South
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What You will learn how to cast a resin pen blank for woodturning. Read full description!
Host Daniel Wynne
Categories
Tools

Registration

  • Cost: $5.00
  • Restrictions:
    • DMS members only
    • Attendees require approval from the event host
    • Ages 18+

Cancellations for this event must be made before April 27, 2019 — 1:30pm.

Register for this Event

2 spaces of 4 avaliable

About this Event

In this class you will learn how to make a resin pen blank for turning projects using Alumilite brand resin.

This is part 2 of a 2 part class in which you will also have made your own mold. Part 1 is 4/27/19 at 12pm. Instructor approval is required and you MUST sign up for both parts of the class or your registration will be rejected.

Class Time
• 1.5 hours scheduled, but may not take the entire time.

Techniques & Tools
- mold making materials
- calculating volume
- measuring resin parts
- usable substrate materials for hybrid casting
- pigments, dyes, and effect powders
- pouring techniques
- vacuum chambers and their uses
- pressure casting

Materials
- 2 part polyurethane resin (typically Alumilite Slow for woodworking)
- various pigments, dyes, and effect powders used in resin casting


Cost: $5

Special Considerations and Warnings

Please wear clothing that you do not mind getting dirty while mixing the resin.