INTRODUCTION TO EPOXY RESIN PART I (In Person)

EPOX101
$675.00
 
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INTRODUCTION TO EPOXY RESIN PART I (In Person)


EPOX101 FA22
Mon & Wed, 5:30 - 9:30 pm, 9/12/2022 - 9/21/2022
16 hours, $675
Includes materials
Take home object made in class

Proof of vaccination is required for all in-person labs. You will receive an email with a link to download the app to your phone. 

Scan the QR code below or self-register here:   Continuing Education (Auxiliary, ACE) 

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Epoxy is a fluid and durable material, with a capacity to create unique and durable surfaces and objects that is limited only by your imagination. In this hands-on lab, understand the fundamentals of epoxy for residential and commercial spaces as well as sculpture, jewlry and design. Learn how to safely work with epoxy, resin, and polymer composites. This introductory class helps you to master coating procedures, industrial fabrication, home repair, and restoration, and offers an opportunity to practice working with epoxy before you invest in costly materials and equipment.  A $400 material kit is included in the price of tuition. Take home the piece you make. Then start your own project at home or at work.

What you will learn

  • Different types of epoxy
  • Epoxy Resins
  • Casting resins
  • Potting compounds
  • High impact coating resins
  • Surface Preparation/Surface tension
  • Work Safe Practices & PPE
  • Measuring and mixing epoxy resin (MAXCLR Two-Part System)
  • Process crystalized epoxy
  • Vacuum chamber and pressure pots
  • Using pigments and fillers for faux finishes
  • Trouble-shooting
  • Exothermic Runaway Reaction