This easy molding silicone putty is perfect for a wide range of impression type molding with hard surface objects. You can even make molds directly of small body parts, such as fingers, ears, etc. Once formed and cured you can immediately pour materials such as resins, epoxy, plaster, concrete, waxes, soaps, low melt metals, air dry clays, even food grade ingredients such as molding chocolates, etc. as this putty complies with FDA standards for food contact. It's absolutely ideal for making all kinds of SFX prosthetic appliances, such as prosthetic transfers, gelatin appliances, gel filled appliances, or any type of prosthetic appliance suitable medium that will pull from a properly prepared silicone mold. You can even make your own SFX texture stamps to use with clay sculptings, wax, etc.
It resists cure inhibition, has virtually no shrinkage with very high tensile strength, and is high heat resistant to low temperature melt materials. The resulting platinum cure silicone mold from this putty is extremely flexible and durable, and will provide a long library life of limitless pours and pulls with exact likeness in each one. The putty is super easy to use by simply taking equal parts of “A” and “B”, by weight or volume, and mix the putty dough together by kneading with your fingers. You have about 2 – 3 minutes of pot time (mixing and molding time) and depending on room temperature, before the putty begins to firmly set up. It cures to a flexible rubber mold in 20 minutes, and then it’s ready for your casting material.
When casting in the cured mold we strongly suggest using a release agent appropriate to the casting material. This can be Mann Ease Release 200, MM-1313, petroleum jelly, or a plastic sealant if you are making gel filled appliances or acrylic adhesive based appliances. Casting mediums that are ideal for the silicone mold are: TraumaSkin FX™ 3-D Casualty Simulation Gelatin, MM-1301, TraumaSkin FX™ Adhesive Blending Paste, MM-1288, Cinema Secrets Bondo "Cabo-Patch" Appliance Filler, MM-1196, RCMA P.M.A Molding Material, MM-1363, Michael Davy Plastic Appliance and Scar Material, MM-1404, or any type of prosthetic transfer appropriate medium that will pull from a properly prepared silicone mold.
WARNING: Do NOT cast uncured liquid or paste silicone products directly into the cured silicone mold without proper mold preparation as you will risk permanent lamination of both silicone materials, and ruin the mold. This molding putty is for professional use only, and it is assumed that the buyer/user is acquainted with how to use silicone rubber putty mediums and processes.
NOTE: Please read the Technical Bulletin and directions that comes with each package of TraumaSkin FX™ Silicone Molding Putty completely before using. Paint and Powder Cosmetics assumes no liability in how these molds or casting mediums are used or misused by the buyer/user and their associates.