HandGel (570) Alginate

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Ship Weight:
7.00 LBS

WARNING - Prop. 65

Technical Bulletin

HandGel is our "go to" alginate for larger bucket molds like Adult Hand Casting, Family Hand Casting and Foot Casting. Nice long setting time gives you plenty of time to mix and get the hands in place- even for novices.

  • Mixes smooth, creamy and pourable
  • Sets in about 5:30 using 70°F water
  • Sets "snappy"- goes from liquid to solid quickly
  • Moderately high tear strength but easy to de-mold
  • Firm but flexible set
Available in 5, 25 and 50 pound bags. For larger orders, please contact us.
Approx. Requirements:
  • Adult Hand Cast for 1 takes about 1.5 pounds in a 4 Quart bucket
  • Adult Hand Cast for 2 takes about 1.25 pounds in a 4 Quart bucket
  • Family Hand Cast for 4 takes about 2.5 pounds in a 8 Quart bucket


  • 5
    Fish molding

    Posted by Bill Muntz on Jan 25th 2020

    I'm a taxidermist and use it to mold heads of large fish. Works great and saves all the detail that is essential to me!!! Love it!!!!