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Old 20-09-2012, 05:04 PM   #1
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Default Any tips

I'm trying to cast the legs for my Tripod model and so far it's gone well.

The main leg mold is basically a long tube of RTV and I'm having problems getting it full. I can get it right down the bottom but it seems to go wrong in the middle.:angry:angry

I've been tapping the plastic tube the RTV mold is in to encourage air to the top still no luck..
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Old 20-09-2012, 05:29 PM   #2
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Pics of your RTV mold would be helpful I think. It looks like there's insufficient venting to let the air escape other than where you're pouring but it's guesswork without seeing the molds.
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