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 Post subject: Tack Free UV Resin System for Fly Tying
PostPosted: Sun Mar 17, 2013 4:40 pm 
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PM me your private email and I will send you information on how to order. Or email me directly using picaboo(at)charter(dot)net Substitute @ for (at) and . for (dot) and put resin in the UV subject line.

I sell a basic UV resin kit for the same price as the Clear Cure Goo flashlight costs. It is one bottle of Silvercreek’s UV Coat (your choice of Crystal or Flexthin) and the basic flashlight for $30.00. The basic flashlight kit with both UV resins is $45.00.

I have two UV resins Silvercreek’s Crystal Hard UV Coat and Silvercreek’s Crystal Flex UV Coat.

Both cure fast, clear and tack free. Silvercreek’s Crystal Hard UV Coat is the consistency of nail polish and it is hard and stiff when dry. The Silvercreek’s Crystal Flex UV Coat is also hard but is also very flexible. It is a clear UV cured coating for flies and a sealant for repairing punctures in waders. It has clear pliable coating that I use for repairing in waders, leaky tent seams, coating leader knots, coating and sealing foam flies, and repairing cracks that occur in Ipod/Ipad charger wires or ear buds, etc.

Silvercreek’s Crystal Hard UV Coat is for a clear hard shiny surface. Silvercreek’s Crystal Flex UV Coat provides an impact resistant fly coating.

Both UV Coats comes in a 15 cc bottle with an applicator brush. They are $15.00 each. They 50% more resin than the 10cc syringe of Clear Cure Goo and the bottle/brush is a better system than a syringe with the applicator tips that cost extra. It is also better than a squeeze bottle or a squeeze tube that others use. The brush system has no waste, and the brush allows you to apply a thick or thin coat of the resin. You can apply a single thin or medium coat or multiply coats to get a single thick coat.

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Some resins like Clear Cure Goo cure with residual tackiness and require you to coat them with Sally Hansen's. Both my resins do not. They both will cure tack free.

I have 3 options for UV lights.

I have the multiple led light of CCG at half the cost = $15. This light cures the resin in 20 seconds. This light will eventually begin to take longer to cure the resin. It will still glow but the output decreases over time. It uses AAA batteries. Change them when you find the cure time increasing.

Clear Cure Goo sells their regular flashlight for $30. My $15 light has identical LEDs and batteries as the CCG Light. My light is on the left and the CCG light is on the right.

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I have a high power light for $35. CCG sell this light as their Pro Plus Curing Light for $69.95. It cures the resin in less than 10 seconds. The advantage of the high power light is that it uses lithium batteries that last much longer and the beam is brighter. It not only cures faster, it will* last longer.

Other than the color, my flashlight is identical to the one below but for $35 instead of $69.95.

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The regular flashlight beam is on the left, the high power one is on the right.

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The third light is a UV laser that will cure flies in a few seconds. It is for small areas like the thorax of a Copper John or to cure chironomid bodies. Using it for small areas saves the lithium batteries of the larger flashlight. I will add it to any other light for an extra $10. It is $15 if no other light is purchased.

Shipping is $4 to pay for packing materials, handling, and postage for any single item. Add $1 postage for each additional item. For example, the kit with a bottle of resin plus the standard light is $15 + $15 = $30 (the same as for the light alone from CCG) and*$5 postage. Add the laser and it is $40 plus $6 postage. If you want the high power light, one bottle of resin, and laser; it is $60 plus $6 postage. If you want the high power light, two bottles of resin, and laser; it is $75 plus $7 postage.

I do not mail outside the USA.

If you are going to tie a lot of these flies I recommend the high power light, the regular light for occasional use, and add the laser if you are going to cure small areas like midges or the thorax on Copper John.

Email me at Picaboo(at)charter(dot)net with Silvercreek’s Resin Kit in the subject line and I will tell you how to pay.

Kirk Dietrick test of cure times and tackiness. My Crystal UV Coat is referred to as Crystal UV Resin in the article.

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Here are some BB"s that discuss my resin during the thread:

http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/forum/index.php?threads/tack-free-fast-cure-crystal-uv-cure-resin.97151/page-2

http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/forum/index.php?threads/best-non-tacky-resin.92990/

http://www.flytyingforum.com/index.php?showtopic=74303

http://www.flytyingforum.com/index.php?showtopic=78123

http://www.flytyingforum.com/index.php?showtopic=78997

http://tinyurl.com/lgkbu7v

Wisconsin Trout April 2013, pg 23

http://tinyurl.com/cg2ko76

Flies I tied with my resin:

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Spoon flies tied by a customer.

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Bass Bugs tied by Kirk Dietrick using my Crystal UV Coat/

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PM me your private email and I will send you information on how to order. Or email me directly using picaboo(at)charter(dot)net

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 Post subject: Re: UV Resin System for Flytying
PostPosted: Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:38 pm 
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FYI
I bought two bottles and the Laser light in August.
Love it.
Steps up your game.

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 Post subject: Re: UV Resin System for Flytying
PostPosted: Mon Mar 18, 2013 5:18 pm 
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Nice stuff Silver, will definitely keep this info. in mind!

Thanks,

Ralph :D

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 Post subject: Re: UV Resin System for Flytying
PostPosted: Mon Mar 25, 2013 11:34 am 
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Combined with post above

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 Post subject: Re: UV Resin System for Flytying
PostPosted: Fri Jul 26, 2013 10:56 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Tack Free UV Resin System for Fly Tying
PostPosted: Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:57 am 
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For those of you looking for a true tack free UV resin, I have the solution and plenty of inventory. See the related posts on other BBs:


http://www.washingtonflyfishing.com/for ... 774/page-2

http://www.flytyingforum.com/index.php?showtopic=74303

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 Post subject: Re: Tack Free UV Resin System for Fly Tying
PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2015 6:54 pm 
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I now have two UV resins, the original Silvercreek’s Crystal UV Coat and my new Silvercreek’s Flexthin UV Coat. The advertisement has been changed to include the Silvercreek’s Flexthin UV Coat.

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 Post subject: Re: Tack Free UV Resin System for Fly Tying
PostPosted: Wed Sep 30, 2015 7:54 pm 
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Offer Expired

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 Post subject: Re: Tack Free UV Resin System for Fly Tying
PostPosted: Wed Aug 02, 2017 11:17 am 
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FREE UV LASER offer when you buy 2 or more items. It can be 2 bottles of UV Coat or any combination of UV lights and UV Coat. Offer is good until August 16, 2017. Shipping charge for the free laser will be $1. For example. 2 bottles of resin and the free UV laser will be $36 including shipping.

Deer Creek sells the identical UV “Supadiode” Laser for $30.00, but you get it FREE !

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Use code “FREELASER” when you order.

Payment by check or paypal. Check MUST reach me by August 16, 2017. Extra $3 charge if you want to use Paypal. Email me at picaboo(at)Charter(dot)net for details and to order. Do not PM me since I do not regularly check my PMs.

For your convenience I have calculated the costs for several options as noted below. If you want me to calculate the costs for other orders, tell me what you are ordering and I will tell you what the cost are to pay by check and paypal.

HPL, 2R (1 CH & 1 CF) and free UV laser - The cost for the high power light ($35), a bottle of Crystal Hard UV Coat ($15), and a bottle of Crystal Flex UV Coat ($15), FREE LASER plus shipping ($7) is $72. Paypal option = $75

HPL, 1R and free UV laser - The cost for the high power light ($35), and your choice of one bottle Crystal Hard or Crystal Flex UV Coat ($15), FREE LASER plus shipping ($6) is $56. Paypal option = $59

LPL, 2R (1 CH & 1 CF) and free UV laser - The cost for the low power light ($15), a bottle of Crystal Hard UV Coat ($15), and a bottle of Crystal Flex UV Coat ($15), FREE LASER plus shipping ($7) is is $52. Paypal option = $55

LPL, 1R and free UV laser - The cost for the low power light ($15), and your choice of one bottle Crystal Hard or Crystal Flex UV Coat ($15), FREE LASER plus shipping ($6) is $36. Paypal option = $39

2R (1 CH & 1 CF) and free UV laser - The cost for a bottle of Crystal Hard UV Coat ($15), and a bottle of Crystal Flex UV Coat ($15), FREE LASER plus shipping ($6) is $36. Paypal option = $39

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