Ceramic Mold

     From here, the foundry takes over. The wax copies are dipped about 4 times into vats of a special liquid mix containing silica sand.  Once this coating hardens it is put into a furnace where the wax is melted out.

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Furnace burning out the wax.

Ceramic molds going into the furnace.

Empty ceramic molds ready for molten liquid bronze to be poured into them.