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Subject: UV filters

UV filters

From: Wolfgang Hesse <rundbrief>
Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2000
Peter N Krantz <bkfndrs [at] ozemail__com__au> writes

>We are building a specialised workshop for our book conservation
>work here in Sydney.  Our window glass maker has indicated that if
>we advise them of the "wavelengths of UV and visible light which
>should be shielded out" they can supply us with the appropriate
>glass.  Could the List members kindly assist us in this regard?

German-language quarterly "Rundbrief Fotografie" has published an
article on different kinds of UV filter foils for different
purposes by restorer Paul Bernhard EIPPER: "UV-Schutzfolien in Depot
und Ausstellung" in it's issue 12, 1996, pp 4-8, ex planing basic
technical criteria and naming (German) distributors, too. This may
be useful for colleagues, who only can modernize their workshops or

Wolfgang Hesse
Rundbrief Fotografie
P.O.Box 210256
01263 Dresden, Germany
Fax: +49 351 3160992

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Received on Tuesday, 25 April, 2000

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