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New & improved CastSolid resin replaces FireCast

MadeSolid has just introduced CastSolid, a new version of their casting resin. This new product promises improved reliability and detail from 25 µm to 100 µm while maintaining minimal shrinkage and thermal expansion. It is less viscous than most resins and easier to clean out from the vat and off prints. CastSolid is… Read More»

FireCast Resin – Designed to be burned away

To help with your Lost Wax Casting process, we are now offering the FireCast Casting resin! Available in 100ml, 250ml and 500ml quantities. This resin is designed specifically for investment casting; the burn out is clean and leaves little to no ash. Compatible with a variety of SLA and DLP… Read More»

Introduction to resin

Stereolithography (SLA) is one of the methods used to create 3D-printed objects. It is the process by which 3D printers convert liquid plastic into solid objects. This liquid plastic is called a photopolymer, or ‘resin’, that changes its properties when exposed to light. Starting from a 3D file, a model is… Read More»

MadeSolid CastSolid printing information

How CastSolid burns out CastSolid has two burn stages which are necessary for the cleanest burnout. The first phase, at 540F, is the initial combustion of the resin where the majority of material is removed. The second phase is at 1350F, which serves to remove any residual carbon from the… Read More»