Art Casting Plaster & Art Casting Plaster 20 2017-05-10T11:44:32+00:00

Art Casting Plaster

Art Casting Plaster & Art Casting Plaster 20

Art Casting Plaster is a beta henihydrate plaster manufactured from high purity, white gypsum rock. The plaster is formulated with surface hardening agents to improve decorating properties and reduce paint absorption. It can be reinforced with hemp and other fibers, aggregated, and pigmented. Art Casting Plaster is a versatile casting medium used primarily for solid-cast statuary and other decorative parts and accessories.

Physical Properties

ART CASTING PLASTER TYPICAL PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:

Set Time – 27-37 minutes
Use Consistency – 64-68 cc/100g
% Expansion (max.) – 0.20%
-100 Mesh – 98.5 – 100% passing
50 Mesh – 0%
Dry Compressive Strength – 2,000 psi

ART CASTING PLASTER 20 TYPICAL PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:

Set Time – 15-24 minutes
Use Consistency – 64-68 cc/100g
% Expansion (max.) – 0.20%
-100 Mesh – 98.5 – 100% passing
50 Mesh – 0%
Dry Compressive Strength – 2,000 psi

  • Sift plaster into water slowly and evenly.
  • Let soak for 1 minute. This allows the gypsum crystals to wet-out, displacing trapped air.
  • Mix for 2 minutes.

Support Documents

Product Data Sheet for Art Casting Plaster

Product Data Sheet
Product Data Sheet

Product Data Sheet for Art Casting Plaster 20

Product Data Sheet
Product Data Sheet
Safety Data Sheet

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for the following products:

Art Casting Plaster & Art Casting Plaster 20
Safety Data Sheet

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