Thermite steel, larger.
|Thermite steel, larger.|
After I got my technique down, I started practicing thermite casting with a standard batch of about a pound of powder. These pieces are examples of the output of those reactions, cast into different kinds of graphite molds. Here's a picture of the mold that makes the cylinders:
Here's what it looks like just after opening it:
See below for what I was practicing for: An iron link in my multi-metal chain.
Source: Theodore Gray
Contributor: Theodore Gray
Acquired: 27 July, 2003