Metal Techniques 2: Wax Modeling and Casting (JADE 1123)

This course introduces students to the many processes associated with lost-wax casting. Wax carving (precision and free-form), cuttlefish casting, sprueing, investing, centrifugal casting, moulding (rubber and silicone), and wax injecting are all covered. Students also learn advanced, efficient methods of finishing and polishing cast pieces. Special attention is paid to health and safety when working with these potentially dangerous materials and equipment
Course code: JADE 1123
Credits: 6.0
Length: 150.0 hours
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