[WWI] Parafilm (was 'Blue Tape')

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Sat Dec 6 13:41:00 2003


Parafilm  must be snugged down using your fingers or it wont stick. I would be carefull with heat sources though. 
On 6 Dec 2003 at 12:30, Michael Kavanaugh wrote:

> Ray,
> 
> Do you mean that the heat from your fingertips is enough to make it 
> stick?  Would a heat source
> like a slow-speed blow-dryer work?  I gave up on parafilm a long time ago 
> because I couldn't
> get it to hold to the model.  I still have it and will try again.
> 
> Thanks,
> Mike Kavanaugh
> 
> On Sat, 06 Dec 2003 09:44:09 -0800, <rayboorman@shaw.ca> wrote:
> 
> > Many people have
> > problems with parafilm because they don't stretch it fully and don't use 
> > there fingertips to
> > flatten it down. It's heat activated and this step is really important 
> > to get a good lasting seal.
>