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Old 10-11-2018, 02:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Casting Pen Blanks

Some more pen blanks that I have cast using Liquid Diamonds resin. I am printing out labels on a label paper I got from Online Labels. It is a weatherproof matte paper for inkjet and it makes the possibilities for custom pen blanks unlimited.

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Old 10-11-2018, 04:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Those look really good. Did you have to use any sort of spray like Rust-Oleum to seal the ink? I heard you have to do that when using Liquid Diamonds.
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Old 10-13-2018, 06:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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So far I have not had any problems with the ink. The label paper I am using is made for inkjet printers and I have printed the labels and cast them in the same day with no special precautions taken. That's not to say that it could not happen, I just haven't experienced it so far.

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Old 10-15-2018, 11:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Those are awesome. Might be interested in some just like that in the near future if you’re selling

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Old 10-15-2018, 08:48 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks for comments, they are appreciated.
Zander, PM me if you are interested but I looked at some of your castings and I think you got this covered.


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