JAIC 1988, Volume 27, Number 1, Article 2 (pp. 32 to 37)
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JAIC 1988, Volume 27, Number 1, Article 2 (pp. 32 to 37)

HOT MELTING CUTTING OF STABILTEX

Fonda G. Thomsen



5 MATERIALS

  1. Stabiltex No. 4 polyester multifilament fabric. Manufactured by Swiss Silk Bolting Cloth Manufacturing Company, Ltd., Zurich, Switzerland. Available in the U.S. through TALAS, 213 W. 35th Str.,New York, N.Y. 10001-1996.
  2. Electric Wax Pen with five tips, Catalog No. 21-296-1; William Dixon Company, 750 Washington Ave., Carlstadt, N.J. 07072. 1987 price: $139.75.
  3. Curved metal straight edge—1/2 round type erasing shield; Solari Manufacturing Company, Los Angeles, Calif., phone number (213) 731-6313; approximate price $3.45.


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Development work done under National Park Service, Harper's Ferry Center, Harper's Ferry, W.Va. Photographs by Mike Wiltshire, National Park Service, Harper's Ferry Center.


Copyright 1988 American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works