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Re: [BKARTS] Looking for a "low-brow" archival tape? Edge gluing?

The mend appears to be durable, and is stronger than the paper fibers
at the cut edge; i.e. when pulled apart, the paper gives way.

I use this method only for cuts.  Overlapping tears are repaired
with cooked wheat starch paste.

>Jack, interesting information about edge gluing pages. Just wondering how
>durable the glued together cut is with PVA? I assume there is no fiber

The videotape is still available; cost is: $19.95 + $3.50 P&H ($5.00
P&H to Canada.)

>For those that may want to buy the video, is it still available for sale? I
>did not see it mentioned on your website.


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