casting slip

casting slip

[′kast·iŋ ‚slip]
(materials)
A slurry of clay and additives mixed in water with deflocculating agents and used for casting in molds.
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99 USD per lb) using similar ratios as the white stoneware, yielding casting slip for pouring into the moulds.
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For this piece she dipped in casting slip gauze that her grandfather had used to treat his war-wounded leg and then she fired it.
The gray-colored casting slip tends to dominate the color.
I overcoat the plaster slab with porcelain casting slip and continue to build up the thickness to about 1/8" (.
Any casting slip should work; I use a mid-fire slip that is rather fast casting.
I went ahead with some moulds for slipcasting, then struggled to make a casting slip with the clays available.
Once this is complete, the plaster slab is framed and liquid casting slip is poured over the image.
Often it must be strengthen from the backside with casting slip and small piles or thread like pieces of throwing clay.
Meanwhile, you can apply casting slip to the cast piece where the design will be placed.
TECHNICAL INFORMATION CDG Whiteware Casting Slip Formula--cone 5-7 Velvacast Kaolin 20 Pioneer Kaolin 10 Old Hickory FC 340 Ball Clay 10 Old Hickory Ti 21 Ball Clay 10 Flint 15 Nephylene Syenite 15 Kona F-4 Feldspar 15 Pyrophyllite 5 Total 100