hydracast

Bronze Casting



Hydracast Cre'Art

Hydracast Cre' Art is a ready to use, plaster-based, fine grained refractory investment, specially formulated for use in artistic applications. Cre'Art enables ideal value for money positioning with good mechanical resistance characteristics and good surface finishing



Technical Data
% water used36
Liquid density1.8
Mixing time minutes4
Working / Casting time minutes 17
Initial setting time (minutes) 24
Linear expansion 2 hours after setting % 0.30%

Hydracast Tradition

Hydracast Tradition is a refractory investment designed to cast bronze parts following traditional lost wax processes, such as manual or mechanical sprueing of the investment onto a wax model. This product was designed to reproduce fine details (no sedimentation, no slumping/ flowing) and can also be mixed with chamotte to fill a mould.


Technical Data
% water used42
Liquid density1.75
Mixing time minutes4
Working / Casting time minutes 13
Initial setting time (minutes) 17
Linear expansion 2 hours after setting % < 0.3