Plastimake......I want some!

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I want some too. It's like milliput, but reusable!

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Polymorph!

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Reply #4

Like plastecene but better?

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Quote from: Carol on Today at  7:55:28 am
Like plastecene but better?

I suppose it's like plasticine when it's in its warm soft state......I think I may have to order some!

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Reply #6

Thread revival!

My lfs had a sample of this they gave away to a customer when I was in the other day.  It's called 'ATI easy frag':



See the link above - buy it cheap on eBay people.
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Reply #7

A couple of years ago I was involved in a product trial for something similar - details here:
Sample Product Testing

I'll confess I hadn't thought about using it in the salty tank, but it could be quite useful ;)
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Reply #8

That's smart


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Reply #9

Love this stuff.



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Reply #10

I get the impression that the Plastimake and Reefix products are a single, easily meltable polymer component.

The stuff I tried was more of a composite - about 25% of it was similar to the Plastimake, and the remainder was an inert coloured granular material. If you think of Plastimake as cement, the stuff I used was more like concrete.

I expect you could make Plastimake go a lot further by mixing it with an inert granular material too...
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Reply #11

You could mix some substrate into it to give it a more natural appearance and also to grab the frag more strongly.
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Reply #12

Oh that's a good idea. Might try that next time.

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Reply #13

Zombie thread alert!
Just wondered if anyone tried this (mixing with substrate) and how it turned out?

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Reply #14

i bet it would work pretty well. Just wouldn't be as friendly to reuse.

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