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How to use Craft Resin on a thicker project
Apr

How to use Craft Resin on a thicker project

Craft Resin self-levels at approximately 1/4 inch ("), which is enough to give a gorgeous glossy coating... but sometimes you may want a REALLY thick coat for certain pieces.   Here's how:   Layer Craft Resin in multiple coats, as...

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Safety precautions when using Craft Resin Epoxy Resin
Mar

Safety precautions when using Craft Resin Epoxy Resin

What safety precautions should I take?   Craft Resin is considered a non-hazardous material and is non-toxic when used as directed, however there are some common sense safety precautions that every user should follow:   1 - Wear gloves. Epoxy...

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How to avoid dimples, fish eyes, pin holes and separations in epoxy resin projects
Mar

How to avoid dimples, fish eyes, pin holes and separations in epoxy resin projects

How To Avoid Dimples:   Dimples can occur for 3 reasons: temperature fluctuation, micro dust particles and overtorching.   To avoid getting dimples in your cured resin, make sure that the temperature in your resin room stays stable, that you...

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How to fix small imperfections when using Craft Resin
Mar

How to fix small imperfections when using Craft Resin

Unfortunately, we don’t recommend spot fixing for the simple reason that it’s actually very difficult to sand out a small area where there might be an issue, such as a bubble, hair or even a bit of dust that settled...

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How to clean up when using Craft Resin
Mar

How to clean up when using Craft Resin

Easy epoxy resin clean up starts with your prep work. Line your work surface with a vinyl shower curtain or tablecloth and have drop sheets on the ground to keep clean up simple.   Always wear disposable nitrile gloves to...

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