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Subject: Adhesive for mounting specimens on glass slides

Adhesive for mounting specimens on glass slides

From: Dorothy Krotzer <dorothykrotzer>
Date: Monday, November 17, 2003
Can someone recommend an appropriate adhesive for mounting specimens
on glass slides?

The specimens are cast in polyester resin ("Bioplast") and are cut
in cross-section. A liquid adhesive is preferable, for leveling
purposes. Other requirements are that it be: pH-neutral, permanent,
archival and ideally clear (non-opaque). Also, should not be
heat-sensitive (e.g. Meltmount), which creeps over time.

Dorothy Krotzer
Senior Conservator
Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust
2020 Chamounix Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19131-3724
215-877-8001
Fax: 215-877-8049


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