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[APD] Re: silicone film over glass cover to prevent etching
* From: Joey Choochootrain <hubbahubbahehe at yahoo_com>
I like the idea of this. sounds good. let me ask you all this..
how bout using saran wrap to cover the bottom of the glass cover so
as to prevent etching... would that work as well??
The only problem that I could foresee is it getting so extremely
hot from a power compact hood... perhaps melting??? or fusing with
the glass over time???
The silicone is, I think, more durable and more permanent. A saran
wrap cover might have to be replaced now and then if it develops
holes or wrinkles a lot and reflects light. If it fused with the
glass, that would be OK, as long as it stays clear. As long as the
saran wrap cover keeps the water from contacting the glass, It should
prevent etching. I don't think there is anything potentially toxic
that could leach from saran wrap.
Paul Krombholz in sunny central Mississippi
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