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Vacuum Pump

Discussion in 'Molding and Casting' started by White-billed Bird, Mar 24, 2021.

  1. I am looking to buy a vacuum pump for molding waterfowl heads and feet. Any recommendations as per brand and model number? Thanks!
     
  2. Frank E. Kotula

    Frank E. Kotula master, judge, instructor

    Go on eBay you can get a good kit for a decent price
    Just make sure it pulls 29 inches of mercury
     
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  3. Will try eBay. Thanks Frank!
     
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  4. Richs Taxidermy

    Richs Taxidermy Well-Known Member

    What size pump would you recommend
     
  5. Frank E. Kotula

    Frank E. Kotula master, judge, instructor

    This is very similar to mine
     

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  6. Richs Taxidermy

    Richs Taxidermy Well-Known Member

    Thanks ,been looking on amazon
     
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  7. gobbler71

    gobbler71 Member

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    I use a Lab1st 3 gal pot with a single stage Vacuum pump 1/4 hp 3 cfm. Takes all but a min to hit 30" of merc. Paid 125$ on amazon a few years back has served me well.