is no need for timing with this unique color changing impression material formula. The
mixture changes from lavender to pink while mixing and turns white when
it is ready for molding.
- Set time: 5-6 minute average. [The exact time is dependent upon water temperature & water amount.]
- Dust-free; Color-changing
- Alginate Based; Non-Toxic; Hypo-Allergenic
- Crystalline Silica Free
opened, expires approximately 3yrs from date of purchase. (The specific
date will be provided on the label). If left in the foil bag, that
time is at least double.
Please Note: If you are looking to get refills for a specific kit and especially if you are new to life casting, please order from the Step 1 Refill page to be sure you will receive the exact same amount and mixing directions as the kit. Some kits do not use the average mixing proportions listed on these bulk bags. https://www.castingkeepsakes.com/Step-1-Create-A-...
Yield per 1 lb of Powder: About 9 cups (72 fl.oz. or 2.15L) of material
Ratio: 3.5 to 1 (water to powder) by weight [OR about a 1 to 1 ratio by
volume if the powder is not compressed or packed when measured]
purchasing stone to go with this, the following is an estimate: you will
need about equal amounts (by weight) for infant castings and double the
amounts for adult hands. Other types of castings usually fall
somewhere in between.
Basic mixing directions included.
If you will be mixing more than 1lb at one time, it is best to use a
small mechanical (preferably electric) hand mixer of some sort.
Life Casting & Create-A-Mold Usage FAQs
Bulk Materials FAQs (How much product is needed, etc)
Manufactured in the United States
is a molding compound manufactured and labeled for use in the arts and
crafts industry. For an alginate formula intended for use as a dental product,
please contact a medical or dental supplier.