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steps for casting insect arthropod specimens in resin

steps for casting insect arthropod specimens in resin

Steps involved in casting insects and arthropods in clear resin include (clockwise from top left) setting the specimens in resin under a fume hood, cutting the resin into blocks using a band saw, sanding the resin blocks using a belt sander, and polishing the resin blocks with a buffing wheel. (Photo originally published in Bejcek et al 2018, Journal of Insect Science.)

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