Why didn’t my thread sealant cure?

Anaerobic thread sealant (pipe sealant) fills all of the voids or airspace between metal threads creating a permanent plastic seal. They do not shrink or relax over time. Anaerobic adhesives and sealants require only two conditions to cure. They are 1. The presence of metal ions and 2. The absence of oxygen. Seems easy enough…

Tips for successful moldmaking with silicone rubbers.

Once you have selected the correct product and determined how to use it properly, you are on the way to making good flexible molds with silicone rubbers. Here are some useful tips for moldmaking using Xiameter. De-airing De-airing is recommended for all moldmaking that use silicone rubbers. This prevents air bubbles forming and interference with surface…