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[BKARTS] new tape a restorers dream?



All,

A few months back, Nature published a bit about geko feet and ideas
about their amazing adhesive properties, possibly the result of being
covered with tiny hairs that are so small they can come close enough to
the molecules a surface that they are subject to the van der Waals
force? Don't quote me.

Anyhoo...an adhesive tape that uses these subtle forces rather than
sticky stuff leaves no residue. They've only made a postage stamp sized
bit though.

Read more here:
http://www.nature.com/nsu/030527/030527-11.html

Don Drake
Dreaming Mind

ddrake@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
IM: stitchbyhand
http://www.dreamingmind.com
http://www.hughstump.com
(510) 537-9711

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