MakerJuice Labs has recently declared the release of its newest product: MakerJuice WaxCast. WaxCast is a premium, direct investment casting resin designed for jewellers and engineers, professionals and hobbyists alike who are looking to get the best results from their printers.
“WaxCast is a great new addition to the jewellery industry, allowing jewellers the ability to have great prints and castability all in one affordable resin.” John Matthews, Jeweller for Moseley’s Diamond Showcase, Lexington SC.
WaxCast was designed with casting in mind, and meticulously tested for that purpose by a handful of jewellers and engineers across the world. Through the testing process, the company has perfected the features most sought after in a casting resin: Less than 0.1% residual ash after burnout, Non-reactive with common investments such as Plasticast™, Optimized for 25µm – 50µm layers, but can be adjusted by exposure, Low degradation of PDMS vat coatings, Low odour for use in commercial settings and Resistant to most solvents, including alcohol and acetone.
Additionally, some of the new features of include: Contains the very highest quality, natural waxes, With WaxCast, the print changes colour from a darker red to a light orange when fully cured.