GlassCast 10 is a water-clear, UV resistant clear casting resin developed for smaller or thinner castings such as jewellery, 3D resin-art, gaps/knots/wood inlays and more. It can be used to make parts up to around 10mm thick in a single pour.
Because GlassCast 10 has been developed as acastingresin and not a coating resin, it remains water-clear even in thick sections. It doesn't however, self-level to quite the perfectly flat, glossy finish of our GlassCast 3coatingresin and would require a flat and polish if a perfect finish is required on the open face.
GlassCast 10 Recommended Uses
Resin jewellery - clear or tinted
Resin and 'secret' wood jewellery
3D resin art - using layers, pigments and effects
Clear figurines or castings
Pen blanks, knife scales and other blanks
Thick counter-tops (up to 10mm) - with embedded objects
Simulated water on models or scenarios
GlassCast 10 Advantages
Incredibly clear - no epoxy beats it for clarity
Highly UV stable - GlassCast 10 is best-in-class
Natural air bubble release - almost zero trapped air without degassing
Low viscosity - ideal for intricate castings
Highly machinable - great for turning, shaping and polishing
100% solids - zero shrinkage
No odour - VOC free
How to Use
GlassCast 10 has been developed for professional users to produce the best results possible. It is not a 'craft' product and not intended for children. Before purchase, storage or use you must read the safety and technical data. Having said that, GlassCast 10 is incredibly easy-to-use and delivers fantastic results under a wide range of conditions.
GlassCast 10 is sold as a kit which includes both the resin and hardener. When you are ready to pour, measure the resin and hardener at the correct ratio and mix thoroughly. Add any pigments or effects and then pour the resin - no more than 10mm deep - into your mould, cavity or wherever you're using it. The resin will reach initial cure in around 24hrs.