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FUD parts [message #28822] Thu, 09 June 2011 16:10 UTC
avatar lvmunster  is currently offline lvmunster
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Registered: May 2011
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Hi All,

Well my test parts in FUD came in today. I reviewed the parts and did some tests.

The large part which represent the a concrete pillar had some problems on 5 sides with the layer build up.

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The surfaces are not as smooth as expected. Also some errors I guess. Left side is sanded and right side is as delivered.

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Did some sanding with very fine course sanding paper but I lost details on the surfaces (holes with 0.2mm and 0.1mm deep). I guess I need to make the holes a bit bigger and deeper. I included some photos of the surfaces and the fine details tat showed up fine after doing a wash with some oil paint and white spirit. The lines in the part are 0.2 wide and 0.1 mm deep and they came out fine.

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Other parts come out fine as expected.

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As I am looking for a material to make masters for resin casting molds and FUD does the job for small parts. For bigger parts I am not sure yet. Perhaps somebody can advise me or share his experience with bigger FUD parts and the layer lines visable.

Regards,

Leon

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