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Once completely covered and the plaster has set. Before cutting the mold, make horizontal lines 90 degrees to cut line to guide when you reassemble mold. Cut the mold off with bandage scissors. In order to allow breathing room may cut partially up to the chest as you are waiting for upper chest to harden. I've read horror stories about applying plaster. However, I used medical grade plaster bandages. If you plan ahead and have plaster pieces cut ahead of time and organized for areas they will cover, applying and waiting for bandages to set should only take about 45 minutes.

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    Feb 21, 2013, 01.20 AMby SewNotWork

    Have not done tape. The plaster takes about 5-8 minutes to set. It took about 45 minutes from start to cutting off. It does not completely dry before you take it off. It is still damp but set. If you do not have everything cut and in stacks for each area of the body. It will definitely take longer.

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    Feb 20, 2013, 05.49 PMby mindy1256

    How long does it take to dry? So I know how long the model needs to stand. Have you tried the tape one for a comparison?

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