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Re: Talking about adhesives



I've noticed that when I mix PVA with paste, the paste doesn't mold. Could
it be that whatever preserves the PVA also keeps the paste from spoiling?

Betty


At 03:14 PM 4/7/99 -0400, you wrote:
>Methylcellulose doesn't go bad, the one problem with paste. The end effect
>is the same. I've even done 50 PVA, 25 Methyl., and 25 Paste,.
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>p.
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>Peter Verheyen, Listowner: Book_Arts-L
>mailto:pdverhey@dreamscape.com
>http://www.dreamscape.com/pdverhey
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>On Wed, 7 Apr 1999, Shireen Holman wrote:
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>> At 12:24 PM 4/7/1999 -0400, Peter wrote:
>> I use Methycellulose and PVA in a 50/50 mixture and it works great.
>>
>> I have used PVA mixed with wheat paste. Is there a reason to prefer
>> methylcellulose?
>> Shireen
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Betty Storz   storz@mcn.org


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