MATT CARVING WAXES are formulated to the demanding specifications of professional wax carvers. They are compounded with special care to avoid contamination, pitting, or air bubbles and they are accurately shaped to minimize preparation time. The waxes are available in tubes, bars, slices, bracelets, tablets and pellets. Matt Carving Waxes are hard carving waxes available in three degrees of flexibility.
Sold individually. Matt waxes are available in three grades of hardness:
- Green - Hard with very little flexibility. Ideal for filing and delicate engraving. Softening temperature 230 degrees F (110 degrees C)
- Purple - Medium hard with medium flexibility. All-purpose wax is ideal for models with extensive piercing, baguettes and air line openings. Softening temperature 225 degrees F (107 degrees C)
- Blue - Softer and highly flexible, this wax will take a 90 degree bend without breaking. Ideal for models with extensive piercing or thin exposed sections. Softening temperature 220 degrees F (104 degrees C)