Life Casting Materials
Alginate - Fiber Gel
Super strength alginate, resin tough. Contains fiber for extra strength. Gradual setting with creamy consistency. The thicker the mix is, or the application the faster the cure time. Once set, FiberGel will continue to strengthen. 4 to 5 minute set time.
Alginate Moldgel - Hollywood Impressions
This is a superior grade alginate that sets in 2-3 minutes. Great for quick casting and babies.
Alginate Moldgel - Regular Set
Moldgel is an advanced alginate especially formulated for the life casting, taxidermy and special effects industry. Ideal for smaller applications such as hands, feet, and faces. Sets in 3-5 minutes.
Alginate Moldgel - Slo Set
Moldgel is an advanced alginate especially formulated for the life casting, taxidermy and special effects industry. It is renown for its creaminess, toughness, and its gradual set time. Ideal for faces and larger projects. The alginate sets in approximately 8-9 minutes. One pound of material will cover approximately one torso.
ALGISLO - 3 in 1 Alginate retarder, bonder and softener
Increase Alginate set time up to 5 or more minutes. Bond Alginate layers. An indispensable multi-use formula for all brands of prosthetic alginate. Provides the best set time control, a very strong bond between layers, and a surface softener for application of fiber, even after the surface is set.
Face Casting Kit (Artmolds)
Complete face casting kit to be used by the beginner or accomplished artist. Kit includes Moldgel alginate, casting stone, plaster bandages, faux mohair to bond to Moldgel plaster bandage, clay for plugging nose before casting, cotton swabs, 2 1/2 gallon mixing containers, drop cloth, and instructions.
Face Casting Kit (Accucast)
This kit includes everything that you need to make a hard stone cast of someone's face. Kit includes an extra bag of alginate just in case something doesn't go well the first time. Complete illustrated procedural manual included.
Baby Hand Casting Kit
Designed for children's hands newborn to about 6 months. Kit contains everything you need to make a solid stone 3D casting of your baby's hand. The exclusive color-changing alginate formula lets you know when it's time to put your baby's hand into the safe, non-toxic molding material. As a bonus, the kit includes two bags of molding material, just in case something doesn't go quite right the first time. Easy to mix and use. Complete instructions included.
Color-Changing Formula for Hand Casting Projects. This alginate mixes pink then fades to white when it's time to put your hands in the mold. 3 minute set time with 80°F water.
MagicGel All Purpose Alginate
Special pourable type of alginate designed for a wide range of molding and casting projects. Mixes thin and smooth, sets firm and strong. 5 minute set time with 70°F water.
Poly Skin Wax
Poly Skin-Wax is a liquid at temperatures as low as 125°F and it is somewhat elastic after solidifying. It can be applied to models using dip or brush-on techniques. Poly Skin-Was has been formulated with non-toxic materials and is safe for skin contact provided temperature is carefully controlled.
IMPACT brand - Medical Grade Bandages
Extra Fast Set - 4 to 5 minutes
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