Threaded fasteners in metal artifacts / by George Prytulak.: NM95-55/17-1997E-PDF

In the course of cleaning or restoring historical artifacts, it is often necessary to tighten, loosen or remove threaded fasteners. The fasteners are often permanently damaged or lost in the process due to the use of improper tools and techniques. This Bulletin offers practical guidelines for the removal, cleaning, documentation and reinstallation of threaded fasteners in metal artifacts.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Canadian Heritage.
Canadian Conservation Institute.
Title Threaded fasteners in metal artifacts / by George Prytulak.
Series title Technical bulletin ; no. 17
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Fixations filetées d'objets métalliques.
The catalogue number (NM95-55/17-1997E) and ISBN (0-662-16950-9) for the print edition have been copied in this electronic publication.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 11).
Issued also in printed form.
Publishing information Ottawa : Canadian Conservation Institute, c1997.
Author / Contributor Prytulak, George.
Description 12 p. : fig., ill.
Catalogue number
  • NM95-55/17-1997E-PDF
Subject terms Museum collections
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