Technical Tips for Casting
- Category: Tech Tips
Check the Weather Report!
Crystallization in polyurethane resins and hardeners can typically be prevented by controlling storage and handling temperatures and conditions. Read More...
Quality Control Ensures Reliable Products
Learn more about how Innovative Polymers ensures the quality and reliable consistency of its products. Read More...
Choosing the Correct Casting Resin
Tips from Innovative Polymers experts on polyurethane selection for prototypes and parts.
Ensuring Fully Cured, High Quality Cast Urethane Parts
What’s the most frequent cause of problems in polyurethane parts? Improper handling!
Silicone Glove Molding
Step-by-step process for building a silicone glove mold, including photos! Read More...
Effects of Oxidation on Amine-Containing Materials
To prevent discoloration in high-performance polyurea/polyurethane hybrid systems, protect against moisture incursion. Read more...
UL 94 Test Standards for Flame Resistance
Flammability testing criteria and the determination of which polyurethanes are UL-rated flame resistant. Read more...
Avoiding Moisture Contamination in Liquid Urethane
Proper handling is a must for moisture-sensitive polyurethanes. Read more…
Calculating Shrinkage in Cast Urethane Parts
Correct planning for polyurethane shrinkage can ensure dimensionally accurate parts.
Avoiding Air Bubbles in Cast Urethane Parts
Vacuum degassing is vital to void reduction. Read more…
Coloring Cast Urethane Parts
A primer on pigmenting parts, including frequently asked questions. Read more…
Painting Cast Urethane Parts
A step-by-step process for successful coating of cured polyurethane prototypes and initial parts.