Most matt-board will be non-acidic, but even if it were, you'd have few
problems. The acid in the dyes in the wool will destroy the wool long
before the matt-board will.
"Cipolla, Phil" wrote:
> But make sure you use "archival quality" matt-board which is non-acidic and
> will last for a few centuries rather than a few decades...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Owen Daly [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Wednesday, July 25, 2001 1:26 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: jackrail padding
> "And if you DO start over, let me recommend that if the
> result is a large number of cloth layers you should instead build up
> some of the bulk with, say matt-board, the stuff used for framing art..."
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