Daily Archives: July 5, 2013

Making the Raised Deck Pads for Chain Plate Covers

With the female mold waxed and polished, the first step in making the part is to coat the mold surface with thickened and pigmented epoxy. To do this, I thicken the catalysed epoxy with West #404 and add a small … Continue reading

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