Resin it is.
On 8/11/2010 3:47 PM, Tom Fine wrote:
> If it's been transferred already and those who own it are satisfied
> with the transfer, why not just encase it in clear epoxy plastic resin
> or even in low-temperature glass? Put it in resin, then encase the
> resin in air-tight glass (plastic does leach oxygen over time) and it
> should be good to go for the foreseeable.
> -- Tom Fine
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Shai Drori" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Wednesday, August 11, 2010 9:58 AM
> Subject: [ARSCLIST] gluing an acetate record
>> Dir list
>> This is the continuation of the rescue of the recording of the
>> declaration of independence of the State of Israel. After short
>> deliberations the Israeli Philharmonic decided that the record should
>> be mounted with as many pieces of the original coating as possible to
>> place. After doing so I still have a flaking surface that I want to
>> freeze in time so that it will not move and flake anymore. The only
>> option I can think of is to use clear paint spray to make a coat on
>> the entire surface. This will obviously render the record unplayable
>> forever, but at the stage of deterioration it's in it's close to that
>> point anyway. Anyone has other ideas?