Experiencing Plastics

//Experiencing Plastics

Keratin Kitsch

2016-12-06T05:35:31+00:00

The discussion that followed the recent talk to the PHS to which the author refers showed clearly that what is for one person 'kitsch' (dictionary definition: 'work in any of the arts that is pretentious [...]

Keratin Kitsch 2016-12-06T05:35:31+00:00

MYSTERY OBJECT

2016-11-16T08:31:03+00:00

MYSTERY OBJECT   Hello Sailor(s) In our last edition (June 2012), we showed a little sailor made of vulcanized rubber. He is in fact one of a set of skittles (Figure 1). Irene Cornelius correctly [...]

MYSTERY OBJECT 2016-11-16T08:31:03+00:00

Plastics Repair Update 1

2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

With reference to Paul Clark's article on the repair of plastics (plastiquarian 3) he mentions a proprietary adhesive called Poly Zap and says that it is specifically formulated for adhering certain plastics including nylon. In [...]

Plastics Repair Update 1 2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

Plastics Repair Update 2

2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00

This letter is prompted by the Repair Update article in plastiquarian 5. The information given is a good introduction to the subject for someone who is inexperienced in repairing plastics. However, some of the recommendations [...]

Plastics Repair Update 2 2016-12-06T05:35:34+00:00