Moldmaking Tutorial: How To Make a Resin Metal Cold Casting

What’s up Everyone? Today im going to show you how to make a cold cast reproductions of this plastic busted of Abraham Lincoln we’re gonna be using products today from a company called Smooth-On Our first step is that we are going to secure this plastic model onto a Melanie board using hot glue once […]

Can You Melt Obsidian and Cast a Sword?

Over the past few months I’ve been working on this video as a follow-up to user comments on a previous video on if it’s possible to cast obsidian. This proved to be a major challenge that took six attempts, broke multiple crucibles and two different kilns. But I didn’t want to stop until I finally […]

How To Turn Styrofoam, Into Solid Aluminum

For this video, I’m going to show you how to convert something made of styrofoam, into something made of solid aluminum, using common play sand, and a little bit of magic. Start with some foam board from the dollar store and peel the paper layers off the top and the bottom. Now draw, or print […]

How to Make Your Own Jewelry : Jewelry Casting: Part One

So the first thing that we need to do, this is a typical centrifugal caster or a spin caster is go ahead and spin it up. We have spring loaded casing here at the bottom. The first thing that you want to do is balance it so that when the force of the metal is […]

How to build a Gas Furnace – Melting Gold and Silver (DIY)

Hi everybody, In this video I’ll show you a small gas fired furnace that I’ve built with relatively cheap and easy to find materials. Warning, Operating a gas furnace and handling molten metals can be extremely dangerous and might result in a serious injury or even death. Beside the obvious fire risk, a gas furnace […]