The Science For Conservators Series

The Science For Conservators Series : Volume 3: Adhesives and Coatings

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For more than ten years, the Science for Conservators Series have been the key basic texts for conservators throughout the world. Scientific concepts are basic ot the conservation of artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific training. These introductory volumes provide non-scientists with the essential theoretical background to their work.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 191 x 248 x 9.14mm | 295g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • 2nd New edition
  • 45 line-drawings, bibliography
  • 0415071631
  • 9780415071635
  • 76,052

Table of contents

Chapter One Sticking Things Together Chapter Two The Chemistry of Polymers Chapter Three Making Joints With Different Types of Adhesive Chapter Four The Strength and Stiffness of Materials Chapter Five How Long Will It Last? Chapter Six Coatings Cahpter Seven Consolidants
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