Firt time useing resin parts
Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:52 AM
Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:59 AM
That is correct, soaking them in Westly's Bleach White removes any mold release. If you were to paint the parts and they did have mold release on them, it would be bad! ONLY use Westly's Bleach White! The Purple Power cleaners can actually saturate the resin and ruin it! Be sure to soak the part BEFORE you do any sanding as the mold release can be pushed down into the resin if you sand over it and cause paint problems later on. Be sure to wash the parts with warm water and dish soap after they have soaked in the Westly's. When you glue the parts together, it helps to rough up the areas that touch. It gives the glue something to bite into. Only use super glue or Epoxy for glueing resin to resin or resin to plastic.
Edited by Ben, 09 January 2013 - 09:00 AM.
Posted 13 January 2013 - 01:27 PM
Posted 13 January 2013 - 07:35 PM
as far as I know, the Black Magic Bleche White and the Westley's Bleche Whaite are 1 in the same. As you stated, they were bought out by Black Magic...all they did was change the label and name.
Posted 15 January 2013 - 02:59 PM
I was at al the parts stores today to find Westlys Bleach white to find out they are no longer in business it seems they was bought out by Black Magic is this product safe to use on resin or is there an alternitive
Wow, I didn't know that? The Westly's looked just like Windex. Kinda like a light transparent blue water. If you get the Black Magic type try it on a scap piece if you have one.
Posted 16 January 2013 - 02:13 AM
Be carefull when you sand resin the dust can be harmfull it sticks to your lungs!!!!!