Molds are now finished on the male officer. The Polytek mold system worked very well.
|The back half of the figure with the plastic mother mold sprayed on. When we are working on the female figure I will try to get a volunteer to take some pictures of that process. With the two of us we can't take action shots, just too much going on.|
|Lester trimming the flange with a jig saw.|
|Lester holding the first section of mold peeled off the clay,|
|This shows a mold section, blue is flexible rubber, white is the plastic mother mold|
|All the molds fastened together with bolts. We drilled through the flange before peeling the molds apart. I managed to manhandle one of the molds and broke off part of the flange. No worries though it will still work just fine.|
|Stripping the clay from the armature. We save the clay for the next project.|