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PA2047: Model Metal

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$6.72 (inc V.A.T.) $5.46 (exc V.A.T.)
0.14 KGS
Limited Stock available
Calculated at checkout

Product Description

Model Metal (54% Lead / 11% Tin / 35% Bismuth) is our best casting metal. It contains bismuth which reduces the melting temperature and shrinkage. While most alloys shrink while solidyfing, Model metal does not. Ingot length is approximately 122 mm. Width is approximately 25mm.

Melts at 138°C (280°F).

Cast at 300-320°C.

Melts on electric cooker ring at maximum.

Shipping Notice: Due to problems with Australian airport security repeatedly returning metal, Please ONLY use TNT or UPS shipping for Australia.

Please contact northernsmelters instead if you want to source this metal in Australia.

Numbers of figures per bar of metal:

25-28mm scale   10 foot figures

40mm scale         5 foot figures

54mm scale         3 foot figures


Quantity Discount on Model Metal:

3-9 bars          €4.05 ea

10-29 bars       €3.65 ea

30-99 bars       €3.28 ea

100-  bars        €2.98 ea

Price will adjust automaticly when you order.


Hygiene advice: wash hands after use, always paint figures before allowing them to be played with.

Do not chew or swallow.

Do not handle food or smoke while handling this alloy.


Safety advice: Hot metal can cause serious burns.

Cover the working surface with paper or hard board.

Never cool the metal or moulds with water.

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