Posted 08 December 2012 - 08:02 PM
Posted 08 December 2012 - 09:25 PM
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Posted 09 December 2012 - 01:04 AM
Posted 09 December 2012 - 03:42 AM
What do i need to add to my cone 6 stoneware clay to make it suitable for slipcasting? I have a trash can full of waste clay that is not worth my time to wedge.
I usually buy slip when I need it. I never make it. However you can 'Google' 'Paul Wandless slip making'. He has a method of making your moist clay into casting slip. You may get the same info here on CAD; try a search.
Posted 09 December 2012 - 03:45 AM
I'd like to learn more about slipcasting, but am having trouble finding information on it.
Try doing a library or Google search on 'mold making for ceramics' and there you will find slipcasting information.
Posted 09 December 2012 - 08:59 AM
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Posted 09 December 2012 - 12:11 PM
Posted 09 December 2012 - 03:19 PM
It begins with a dry powder clay recipe plus diffloculent additives and proper blending of 10 minutes three times /day for 10 days. I used this process and it was very successful . I was able to make slip for particular clay bodies.
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