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    I mostly use epoxy which has a higher catalist to hardener ratio and is thicker, the reason I prefer to use the takeaway food trays is that you get less exothermic heat by using a shallow tray.
    But it's all good advice and I recon you have to use what works best for you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ColinHD View Post
    Have you got some rollers to flatten down and wet-out ?
    I made these out of mini paint rollers & washers.
    Interesting thread mate

    I have a small wooden decorating roller. but looking at that thread, your design looks a lot more effective. What’s the best way of cleaning it after use? Whilst resin is still liquid or let it harden and then clean?

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    Always while still wet if you can.
    need a job done on your project? i may be able to help.

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    See, I told you I was sic ColinHD's Avatar
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    As Mygasser said, always whilst they are still wet.
    I put mine in a 'dirty' acetone container, then dry off with the compressor blow gun.
    " Big Mess - I'll get back to you"

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