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Phenol formaldehyde resin as a casting material

W. F. Whittard and J. E. Sisson
Phenol formaldehyde resin as a casting material
Geological Magazine (December 1940) 77 (6): 478-481


The resin is useful with noncalcareous fossils. It is hardened with an acid catalyst, the matrix being dissolved out with hydrofluoric acid. The casting procedure is described in detail.

ISSN: 0016-7568
EISSN: 1469-5081
Coden: GEMGA4
Serial Title: Geological Magazine
Serial Volume: 77
Serial Issue: 6
Title: Phenol formaldehyde resin as a casting material
Pages: 478-481
Published: 194012
Text Language: English
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, London, United Kingdom
Accession Number: 1940-003295
Categories: General paleontology
Document Type: Serial
Bibliographic Level: Analytic
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2017, American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO, United States
Update Code: 1940
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