It seems that nearly anything could be considered a hobby nowadays. Even appearing in the background of various news channels’ weather segments! Some hobbies may be more difficult to keep up than others, but no matter what they are, we do them because we love them. Being able to create a piece of art, collect […]
THE EVIDENCE IS CLEAR Raw Material Suppliers is excited to introduce the newest series of water clear polyurethanes by Hapco that have been specifically formulated and independently tested for their UV Resistance. Not only have these Ultraclear products been formulated without the use of Mercury, they have also passed a UV exposure test that is the equivalent […]
One product that we at Raw Materials Suppliers sell are food grade rubber products. Recently, it was discovered by colleges in the food industry that products like our RTV-08, RTV-22, RTV-50 platinum cure silicones can be used to make food safe molds and products. This opens a lot of opportunities for DIY projects to include […]
DON’T GET STUCK IN A MOLD FINISH KARE 1000P HI-LOW PASTE WAX WILL STOP SILICONE FROM STICKING TO YOUR MOLD BOX The Finish Kare 1000P Hi-Low Paste Wax contains a blend of synthetic waxes that are good general release agents for epoxies, urethanes, rubbers, acrylics and ceramics. Finish Kare 1000P Hi-Low Paste Wax is also great for applying to […]
(Tin or Platinum Cure) by Silicone Specialist Steve Levine I’m going to talk about why you need to choose tin or platinum when buying silicone for mold making but ﬁrst you should know tin cure is also known as “condensation cure silicone” and platinum cure is also known as “addition cure silicone”.
Printer Dan thought printing on silicone rubber wristbands with traditional inks would be child’s play. He mixed his ink, applied the design to his parts and when the ink dried he had beautiful looking imprints on the part. Printer Dan packaged the customized silicone pieces and shipped them to his customers all over America.
If you’re not careful you can contaminate urethane resin which leaves bubbles and/or foam in your molded parts. Find out common sources of contamination to urethane resin and ways to avoid them in this article.
HAPFLEX HIGH PERFORMANCE HYBRID ELASTOMERIC POLYMER ALLOYS All Hapflex elastomers are medium-low viscosity making them easy to handle and pour. Hapflex ranges from 20A all the way up to 70D hardness and provides precise duplications of surface details. In addition, the Hapflex elastomers are virtually shock resistant, highly wear resistant and unbreakable making them exceptionally
USING ULTRACLEAR 480 SERIES RESIN Professionals know that making perfect water-clear parts is consistently achievable by following these three steps: Step 1: Mix, vacuum and cast Ultraclear 48x resin Step 2: Cure overnight at room temp in mold under pressure
Now You Too Can Print With Silicone Ink on Wrist Bands, Swim Caps, Cell Phone Holders Every once in a while you come across a technology that is simple and well-timed. Printing onto a silicone part seems to mystify most. But now; color filled silicone wrist bands are routinely printed through a heat process using […]
prevent metal from CORROSION! LUSIN® PROTECT G31 IS THE PERFECT ANTI-CORROSIVE/LUBRICANT Lusin® Protect G31® is the first wax based protective agent of its kind and unique in the industry due to its dry, non-tacky finish when applied. Lusin® Protect G31® prevents metal corrosion and is designed for the maintenance and life extension of plastic production […]
Silicone Mold Making with silicone rubber is well know for being the best way to create molds or fossils that are long lasting and strong. While the process of silicone mold making is similar to mold making with liquid latex, silicone creates a more flexible highly enduring mold. The main reason while molders continue to […]
When you are looking for high quality industrial materials such as engineering adhesives, Raw Material Suppliers is the place to go. We carry the best theming supplies for your building projects at the best price. Our selection of engineering adhesives includes the renowned Permabond line of structural adhesives and anaerobics for those times when you […]
CREATE A BOND THAT LASTS WITH QUALITY CONTROLLED ET514 AND ET515 INDUSTRIAL GRADE EPOXIES NOW IN STOCK FROM RAW MATERIAL SUPPLIERSTWO – TWO PART EPOXIES – ONE TO ONE MIX PERMABOND® ET514 HAS STRUCTURAL STRENGTH IS THIXOTROPIC (STAYS WHERE YOU PUT IT) AND HAS EXCELLENT RESISTANCE TO IMPACT AND VIBRATION! THIS GRAY COLORED ADHESIVE IS […]