|Lester holding arm after we cut it off. We tied and taped off the arms to keep from deforming the surface.|
This was a very stressful operation but worked out perfectly.
|Figure without arms. This makes mold making easier and allows for better results,|
|Figure laid out to facilitate spray on mold. We supported figure in the middle to keep from deforming it.|
We added shims to part the figure in half but I forgot to get pictures of that step.
|After spraying, the tool in the foreground is used with cartridges for applying mold material.|
|Mold material applied, note the flange surrounding the figure creating a parting line for two halves of the mold.|
This was a stress filled day of very hard work. Everything worked as planned and tonight the rubber is curing so we can proceed to the next step.