Re: Silicon Molds

From: MET-L-FLO INC. (
Date: Mon Apr 06 1998 - 16:56:32 EEST


Dow Corning and Ciba Giegy have both written some "How To" information for silicone molds and urethane mold (respectively). If you contact them, or any
of the other manufacturers of materials you will probably be flooded with information on how to use their specific products. Much of this information is

Hope this helps.

Carl K. Dekker

P.S. Many web sites may also contain "How To" info as well.

Scott Ellis wrote:

> Is there a good book available giving all the tricks of the trade for making silicone molds and then polyurethane parts from them?
> I have been doing some of this but I feel like I may be reinventing the wheel, or at least making the same mistakes everyone else does who tries this.
> The group discussions seem to take this part of the process for granted, so there must be some experts out there!
> Scott Ellis
> Novatex Research
> p.s. I am an Electrical Engineer!
> For more information about the rp-ml, see

For more information about the rp-ml, see

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