Mold Material/Mold Pouring
Select the appropriate mold material. Silicone rubber is commonly used for jewelry molding due to its flexibility, durability, and ability to capture intricate details.The chosen mold material is liquid silicone rubber, is prepared by mixing it with a catalyst or hardener. This mixture is thoroughly stirred to ensure proper curing.The mixed mold material is carefully poured into the mold box, covering the ring prototype completely. The mold material should be poured slowly and evenly to prevent air bubbles and ensure a smooth surface.
Mold Opening and Finishing
Once the mold material has fully cured, the mold box is opened. The ring prototype is removed, leaving behind a negative impression of the ring's design within the mold.The mold is carefully inspected for any imperfections or debris. Any excess material or flash is trimmed off, and the mold is cleaned to ensure a precise reproduction of the ring.