Sell heaps of optical systems, microscopes etc, including hand-held ‘pocket’ microscopes of x50 magnification. Also have a nice range of tweezers and miscellaneous things like pump-top HDPE solvent dispensers.
Fabrics, leather and accessories, Paints, dyes & colouring material, Solvents and chemicals, Tools
Suppliers of Teric G12A7 non-ionic surfactant (alcohol ethoxylate), distributors for Liberon in the ACT, Kremer pigments and binders, Albox and Preservation supplies. Has a 2000 strong retail line in conservation supplies including tools and equipment focusing on supplies for objects and textile conservation.
Rare trades and materials, plus exact reproductions: timber, veneer and inlays, cane, leather and baise (lining, embossing and gilding), porcelain and glass (bevel, dome, convex) and metal (including clock, instrument and machinery parts, casting), vintage electricals and equipment, Australiana.
Established in 1991 by conservator Robin HODGSON, RH Conservation Engineering is a research driven supplier of the most innovative, technically advanced and aesthetically pleasing conservation equipment available, providing consistent quality conservation results.
Specialise in resealable ‘Ziploc’ bags made from low density polyethylene; variety of thicknesses available; can specify own size or purchase stock sizes; logos etc can be printed on plastic.
Lab and office furniture
Sentrill Graphics can service old-style guillotines and other graphic arts equipment. Can construct metal machinery/parts to specifications (e.g. board creaser, metal brackets). firstname.lastname@example.org
Offer a variety of disaster-related services, including onsite recovery, vacuum freeze drying, mould cleaning, odour removal, structural dehumidication etc. Offices in most capital cities – see website for more details.
Surgical House sell general tools such as syringes, gloves, scalpels and cotton wool.
Equipment, repairs and replacement parts
National Customer Service: 1300 360 226. Offices in Sydney, Coorporoo (QLD), Adelaide and Belmont (WA). Brand purchased: Maymed Aquilon (Code SMAY 8460) – heavy duty. For consolidation, using gelatin, methyl cellulose etc.
The T-TEC brand is Australian made. The T-TEC C model logs temperature and relative humidity. Software etc not as flashy as some, but it does the job, data can be downloaded into Excel if desired, and is cheaper than many other models.
These cardboard tubes are not acid-free, need to cover with Tyvek etc. Will cut length to size. Different diameters available. Tubes can be pretty dusty/grotty when they arrive so ask specially for clean packaging.
HXTAL is a conservation grade adhesive typically used to join glass and ceramics. Used by museums world wide it is the premeir glass and ceramic adhesive in the world today. Unicorn is the official Australian and New Zealand distributor for HXTAL NYL-1