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Vacuum pump question

March 22 2012 at 4:40 PM
chuckT  (Login chuckt5)
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Response to How deep into this do you want to dive??

How large a vacuum pump do you need to vacuum casting using a pressure pot for your vacuum chamber?

I am in the process of setting up a paint pot for pressure casting, but would like to be able to do vacuum degassing of clear resin and molds in the future. I see all kinds of vacuum pumps out there but I have no idea what capacity of pump is sufficient to do this type of work in a typical paint pot sized chamber.

What would you recommend?

 
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