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Re: [BKARTS] Tyvek



I printed on Tyvek for an exhibit that was exposed to very high levels of UV
(black light) for 14 hours a day for 7 months without any degrading of the
material or image.  See photo http://www.dionysuspress.com/MF_photopage.html


On 7/20/06 1:05 PM, "Ginnie Mickelson" <ginmick@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi Bruce,
> 
> As Tyvek is heavily used in construction, and is exposed to the elements for
> varied amounts of time before it is covered, I was rather surprised to read
> your comment, "?tyvek degrades fairly rapidly with strong UV exposure?" Is the
> degradation your personal experience? If so, what did you notice as it took
> place? 
> 
> Ginnie
> 
>  -------------- Original message ----------------------
> From: Bruce Levy <levybooks@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Actually tyvek degrades fairly rapidly with strong UV exposure, but of course
>> this probably wouldn't affect most book work.
>> 
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>          The Bonefolder, Vol 2, No 2, Spring 2006 Now Online at
>        <http://www.philobiblon.com/bonefolder/vol2no2contents.htm>
>                  
>                     Flag Book Bind-O-Rama and Exhibit
>                    Entry Deadline, September 15, 2006
>                  
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>                       Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive.
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         The Bonefolder, Vol 2, No 2, Spring 2006 Now Online at
       <http://www.philobiblon.com/bonefolder/vol2no2contents.htm>
                                    
                    Flag Book Bind-O-Rama and Exhibit
                   Entry Deadline, September 15, 2006
                                    
             For all your subscription questions, go to the
                      Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive.
                                    
          See <http://www.philobiblon.com> for full information
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