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    RE: Storage Pallet for Collections Vaults

    At National Air and Space Museum, we have an ongoing move project to transfer heavy/large artifacts onto aluminum pallets. Certainly not the cheapest solution, but the durability and high weight rating are ideal for a number of our artifacts (think: ...

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    RE: LED lights

    Thank you for all the replies.  My board has a lot of research and decision making for the future.  We are in a city-owned building and we would like to give them choices when they start converting the current light fixtures. ------------------------------ ...

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    RE: LED lights

    Sally, Thanks to the Department of Energy, and Scientist at the Pacific Northwest National Lab, there is excellent and abundant information to support the use of LED's in museums.    https://www.energy.gov/eere/ssl/gateway-museum-reports The two studies ...

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    RE: new storage room cleaning tips?

    Hello,  I am the current C2CC monitor and would be happy to add a few more suggestions to the recommendations Margaret Geiss-Mooney made. I suggest having a HEPA vacuum present. Having a brush available so you can sweep out the tracks for the movable ...

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    RE: LED lights

    Hello, Thank you for your question. I am the current C2CC monitor and can briefly provide some information. There are also a lot of good resources on LED usage in museums which I can also provide. LED lights are more efficient and and last longer, ...

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