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Poly LiteCast Liquid Casting Resin
Poly LiteCast is a lightweight, wood-like polyurethane plastic that is often used as an alternative to plaster and concrete. This product is typically used to make lightweight decorative moldings, props, patterns, fixtures and tools.
This room-temperature curing, two-part plastic has a 1A:1B mix ratio by weight and can be drilled, sanded and machined in cured form (contains no silica fillers).
Poly LiteCast can be cast in PlatSil® and TinSil® silicone molds without any release agent and can be cast in polyurethane rubber molds and latex molds with the proper release agent (e.g., Pol-Ease® 2300 Release Agent).
For a lightweight, machinable polyurethane plastic with slightly more flexibility than Poly LiteCast, consider Poly Plasti-Flex Casting Resin.
- Two-part polyurethane plastic
- Room temperature curing (RTV)
- Low density (floats in water)
- Reproduces fine detail
- Can be machined, drilled, sanded (contains no silica)
- Great for millwork/molding, décor, props and more
- Can be colored with PolyColor Dyes
- Add PolyFiber II for brush-on or trowel application
- Lightweight alternative to plaster and concrete
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|Mix Ratio||Shore Hardness||Pot Life||Demold Time||Cured Color||Mixed Viscosity||Specific Gravity||Specific Volume||Maximum Exotherm|
|1A:1B by weight or volume||D55||5 min. (1-lb mix)||30 min. - 4 hr.||Tan||2,480 cP||0.78||35 in³/lb||251°F (2-lb mass)|
|Accelerator||Use Poly 15 Part X Accelerator to increase the speed of curing.|
|Color Dyes||PolyColor Dyes can be used to color Poly LiteCast. They are available in Black, Brown, Blue, Green, Red, Yellow, and a White Pigment.|
|Thickeners||Use PolyFiber II to thicken the liquid mix for application by brush or trowel.|
|Product Life Extender||Use PolyPurge Aerosol Dry Gas to extend product life by spraying it into containers before resealing.|