Tools Tapes and
Lineco's Document Repair Tape
(DTR) is a unique combination of a strong very thin,
acid-free tissue coated with an acid-free adhesive. It is non-yellowing,
reversible, and widely accepted as truly archival repair tissue. While the repair is
permanent, if desired, the tape may be removed with common mineral spirits.
(DRT) Dispense a length appropriate for the area to be mended. Place over the tear,
burnish gently, working the adhesive into the tear itself. For extra strength, do
the same to the reverse side of the tear.
Gummed Line Tape
FOR HEAVIER WORKS OF ART
This water activated tape with 65/55 thread
count fabric provides superior hanging strength. The neutral pH adhesive has high
tack, lay flat properties that make it a favorite for hinging mats and heavy pieces or
Self Adhesive Linen Tape
Lineco's Self Adhesive Linen Tape is an extra
strong linen cloth coated with a neutral pH acrylic adhesive. The high thread count
makes it an excellent choice for hinging window mats to backer mats.
Mounting Hinging Tissue
This pressure sensitive, Mounting/Hinging
Tissue is a fine long fiber tissue with an archival quality acrylic adhesive that is
permanent and non-yellowing. Ideal for hinging translucent are such as Japanese
paper, papyrus, and other light weight art because it won't show through. Mineral
spirits are required for removal.
Pure Rice Starch
Lineco's Rice Starch is a highly purified
starch used for attaching paper hinges such as Mulberry Paper for traditional museum
mounting. Complete cooking instructions are included to make this museum quality
Everything you need to mount
original art and graphics using rice starch and Japanese paper hinges.
This kit contains a 2 oz. jar of unmodified rice starch adhesive, enough
heavyweight Mulberry Paper to make approximately 150 hinges, and a 1" x 10" roll
of Pressure Sensitive Linen Tape for hinging mats. Complete instructions
Lineco's conservation quality Mylar
polyester, self-adhesive mounting corners provide framers with a safe, time saving method
of securing artwork for framing. Crystal clear, these corners are a virtually
invisible method of mounting. Two sizes are available. Both offer time saving
convenience, yet are free from the harmful plasticizer used in lesser quality vinyl
corners. The non-yellowing acrylic adhesive backing never comes in contact with
artwork being framed. Also ideal for mounting photos in albums. 240 Corners
Self Folding Corner (Not
Crystal clear Archival Mounting Corners allow
safe mounting of prints, photographs and documents prior to framing. The are
pre-scored for speedy application and are made from Mylar Polyester. A non-yellowing, self
stick, 3M #415 tape secures each corner in place. Package 100.
1.25 Mounting Corners (250 Package)
1.25 Mounting Corners - Full View (250 Package)
3.00 Mounting Corners (100 Package)
3.00 Mounting Corners - Full view (100 Package)
Paper and Board pH Testing Pen
An easy, convenient method for distinguishing
between safe alkaline paper and board and unsafe acidic paper and board. Easy to
use, simply draw a line and instantly determine the answer. The chlorophenol red
indicator solution turns a definite purple color on any paper with a pH of 6.5 or higher.
Any other color would indicate a material most likely unsuitable for conservation
Use these mounting strips for safe, hinges
mounting of art work to mats. Sturdy and safe, Lineco Mounting Strips are made from
conservation quality Mylar polyester and acid-free paper with a self adhesive backing
strip. Simply position the print or photograph in place and adhere strips to the
mat. No adhesive ever comes in contact with the art work, instead, the art is
"cradled" by inert Mylar and is ready to be framed. Available in 4" strips
and in economical 12" bulk package. Both can be cut to just the right size for
a particular job. Both lengths sold in packages of 60 strips.
White Neutral pH Adhesive
Our new acid-free adhesive has excellent lay-flat properties and is clear
when dry. Easy to use polyvinyl acetate (PVA) formula is fast setting,
re-moistenable with water and reversible. This adhesive was formulated specifically
for preservation materials and will not become brittle with age. It adheres to most
porous surfaces. Will not adhere to glass metal or plastics.