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Making these solid 12x6x1.5" HDPE blocks available has been on our todo list for the better part of 2 years! This simple piece of resin resistant plastic allows you to "convert" your 24x12x1.5" Crafted Elements Silicone Mold into an 18x12x1.5".
The HDPE block acts as a solid filler that sits within the mold. Place your wood and resin in the balance of the mold, then demold as usual. The HDPE block can be knocked off your cured resin with little effort, then used again for the next pour.
You can also use this block as a middle spacer to create two smaller boards. For example, place this block in the middle of the 24x12x1.5" mold, and you'll have two 12x9x1.5" voids that you can fill to make two small serving boards at once.This simple little block has the magic ability to turn one mold into two popular sizes. Pretty cool right?
The last mold you will ever need. Created just for makers, resin artists and wood workers, these time saving flexible yet durable silicone molds significantly cut down on the setup and demolding time usually involved with other molds. Silicone molds are superior to wood and tuck tape, and HDPE molds because: