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 New Resin Model; So they're doing 2 a month now!? 
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Also, take note that Resin molds are mostly a hell of a lot cheaper to make then Plastic molds, which are mostly steels. Both Steel molds and resin casting moulds are limited casts. Resin castings ones normally run through faster, but, as I said, they are a hell of a lot cheaper to make and replace. and Quicker, so it kinda balances out. just cause they are cheaper, doesn't mean they are cheap in bulks.. a steel mould can do a fair sized bulk, but Resin ones can't really.

for resin casting, I would recommend a silicone mold as you basically don't need to use a mold release. Plastic is good and keeps detail more I believe, but due to being more solid, has it's own problems and you more need a mold release. Putty's are okay to use but not fantastic if you wish to reuse the mold a number of times. Same with plaster. anyway.. there are TONS of great reasons to use Resin for figures, and a few bad ones.. while annoying, for the price, they are okay for more detailed smaller runs like this.

If you want to see some SD related stuff I've made and shared, why not check out my thread:

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