We have molded SLS parts many times and have had no problems using Platinum
Silicones. If you are looking to apply a finish to the part you will need
to test the paint you want to use.
As to the relation or the casting resins and the SLS resin. I would
reccommend using 17g/cu in for the urethane. this will allow you to
calculate the the amount of material need to fill the cavity of the tool.
Do not forget to add material for any gates, runners, and any additional
I hope this helps.
"Making Tomorrow Today"
> From: Sergio Martins <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Silicon mould & casting using an SLS master
> Date: Thursday, February 04, 1999 3:36 AM
> Hello RP,
> It's our first time we are doing castings using SLS masters, can anyone
> tell us the density of SLS parts, or maybe the relation(weigth) between
> this parts and vacuum casting parts (resins)
> What kind of "isolation" should i use at the SLS master, so it don't
> make a "bad" reaction with the silicon mould????
> Best regards,
> Sergio Martins
> Carlos Ferreira
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