[Alusuisse Composites] A registered trademark for an inert, rigid, laminate composed of a lightweight low density polyethylene core covered with two thin sheets (0.3 mm) of aluminum. Dibond® aluminum composite sheets are available with a heat-cured polyester stove-lacquered finish on the front and back in numerous colors. They may also be purchased with mill-finished aluminum on the back. The outer surfaces are protected by peel-off foil sheets prior to use. Dibond® panels have been covered with fabric for use as solid painting supports (ArPlex Artist Board).
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ArPlex Artist Board
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- Pam Hatchfield, Pollutants in the Museum Environment, Archetype Press, London, 2002