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Dixon Bond© - Epoxy Compound Systems: Unique Professional artist materials for sculptors, painters, mold-making and craftsmen. Non-toxic Dixon Bond© - Epoxy clays, coatings, and adhesives are a proven economical quality polymer alternative. Our 3 to 1 mix ratios are a hard cure.

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Facts Dixon Bond© - Epoxy

  • Mix: Check out our photo step-by-step how to mix epoxy clay!. According to instructions using proper ratio by volume. Disposable gloves are recommended. Thoroughly mix until color is even, then mix a little more! [ Tip: to aid measuring thick putty ratios scoop portions with plastic spoons or roll balls or 'clay snakes'. Thorough mixing is more important than exact component ratios. ]
    • Lotion or mineral oil or olive oil, then Talc or Baby powder works great to prevent epoxy clay from sticking to your hands.
    • .**NOTE: use 90% isoproply {rubbing} alcohol to thin, smooth, cleanup! Mix 3:1 well then mix some more to throughly mix! Please test a sample before using. Tech support: 941-626-5092**NOTE: use 90% isoproply {rubbing} alcohol to thin, smooth, cleanup! Mix 3:1 well then mix some more to throughly mix! Please test a sample before using. Dixon Bond © Epoxy clay Help info. Tech support: 941-626-5092
  • Apply: Dixon Bond© - Epoxy by hand, trowel, brush [tip: mist epoxy surface with water or Dixon Bond© - Epoxy thinner for smoothest finish ]
    • Use lotion barrier and water to minimize stickiness when first mixed.
  • Cleanup: scrape/towel off extras; finish cleanup with Soap and water. use Dixon Bond© - Epoxy thinner as needed.
    Please cleanup at first sign of curing as cured Dixon Bond© - Epoxy compounds are high-strength rigid and chemically resistant. An old scrub brush helps to clean fingernails!

Dixon Bond© - Epoxy System usage

  • Foam coating:
    1. Brush on thin Dixon Bond© - Epoxy Coating to seal.
    2. Hand lay up Dixon Bond© - Reinforcing Epoxy if needed.
    3. Apply Dixon Bond© - Epoxy Clay to smooth rough areas and create details.
  • Finish Tips
    • add Dixon Bond© - Epoxy Coating as thinner for smoother Reinforcing and clays while minimizing strength.
    • Dixon Bond© - Epoxies will gloss and smooth better when surface is misted with solvent.
    • Cure time is accelerated by heat and light and really slowed below 50 deg F.

Dixon Bond© - Epoxy Sculpting & Carving

  • Dixon Bond © - Epoxy Carve is a great top coat for detail carving and sanding!
  • Carving Tooling: stone, carbide, diamond, turbo, sanders. Mechanical grinders with variable speed reostat. Dixon Bond© - Epoxy Sculpting epoxy cuts clean and dry when fully cured; so it should not gum up your tool bits! Rough cuts are best as soon as possable details cut best when fully cured. Always use an Appropriate dust mask and goggles!
  • Repairs: Just mix some more and apply! Structural bonds are best rough sand/grind enough 'tooth' to bond.
  • Finishing: A good quality primer is best for exterior use before painting. Prep clean with soap and water. Sanding or sand blasting any shiny areas. A quality clear-coat over any exterior finish painting is reccomended

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Epoxy Compare Info.
Comparison of some various mix ratios of custom formulations available.
All activators are intermixable with same Base compounds. Good luck in calculating proportions!
Base:Activator Hardness Ratio Tolerances Mix Pot Life @ 75 deg F
5:1
hardest most critical more mix least 20 minutes
4:1
      40 minutes
3:1
Reinforcing>Coating>Clay   ..mix all throughly well! medium, 90 minutes
2:1
      120 minutes
1:1
Softest Less critical*
*more A = softer/flex;
more cure
*more B = harder/rigid;
slower cure
less mix most, 360 minutes
All data is estimated for comparison purposes.

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    .All supplies are For Professional artist's use only: No Warrenty, No Guarantee, Please test before using.
    .**NOTE: use 90% isoproply {rubbing} alcohol to thin, smooth, cleanup! Mix 3:1 well then mix some more to throughly mix! Please test a sample before using. Tech support: 941-626-5092**NOTE: use 90% isoproply {rubbing} alcohol to thin, smooth, cleanup! Mix 3:1 well then mix some more to throughly mix! Please test a sample before using. Dixon Bond © Epoxy clay Help info. Tech support: 941-626-5092
    . Please note: Volume measurements are approximate. Dixon Bond© Epoxy and other items measured by volume can settle.
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