TOMPS Mixing Guides

TOMPS Mixing Guides

Polyesters, Plasters, Epoxies, Alginates, Silicones: You name it there's probably a guide for it here. PLEASE check information on picture labels on the cans which clearly show mix ratios, handling times, cure times and more.

These guides were written for general reference only!

Polyesters
Polyesters
A step by step guide designed to be used for mixing our Polyester Resins & Gelcoats. Covers laminating & casting resins, gelcoats and some troubleshooting on their use.


System Additives
System Additives
Mixing pigments, powders and other additives to your resins and silicones is not difficult, this hand guide gives good practice on adding pigments to your systems.


Alginates
Alginates
Alginate Mixing Guide. Lifecasting made easier with a step by step mixing guide. If only all Mould Making Materials were so simple!


Plasters
Plasters
Our handy how to guide on mixing gypsum based plasters for use in casting and reinforcement of mould support cases. Water to plaster ratios by weight and a rough guide on mixing on the fly, that is to say, without scales!


Epoxies
Epoxies
Never used Epoxy? It's fairly simple to use and very strong, however it's mission critical you are accurate with measurements. If you don't have digital scales, now is the time to invest. Covers the basics and mixing ratios for our lamination epoxy. Some epoxies will differ, so always read the tech data sheet.

Silicones
Silicones
Our mixing guides for all our RTV Silicones from our standard condensation cure and heat resistant to our new Viscolo range. Includes addition ratios, suggested methods and troubleshooting.