How to Test for PVC Resin Cytotoxicity?

Answer Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resin is a biocompatible, versatile, easily sterilized, readily recyclable, "customized" plastic that's used in blood bags, urine bags and surgical gloves. As well, PVC is ... Read More »

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Are fiberglass boats made out of expoxy resin or polyester resin?

Until recently, fiberglass boats were constructed and repaired with polyester resin. During the mid 1980s, epoxy resin came on to the scene and began to be used for construction and repairs more so... Read More »

How to Get Resin out of a Bowl?

Getting the resin out of your piece. For those desperate times when you need to "scrape and smoke" or you just want a fresh and clean pipe.

Resin Art Projects?

Resin is a two-part epoxy that, when combined, dries to a hard plastic finish that is usually transparent but may also be colored depending on the intended application. You have to be careful to mi... Read More »

How to Mix Fiberglass Resin & Cab-o-Sil?

Cab-o-sil belongs to a range of products called fumed silicas. These products are essentially powdered glass and are used to thicken liquids such as fiberglass resin. An alternative to fiberglass g... Read More »