[QuakeHold! by Trevco, San Marcos, CA] A brand name for a soft, sticky mineral wax used for positioning and earthquake stabilization of small objects. QuakeHold! Museum Wax is composed of Microcrystalline wax softened with petroleum jelly. It was formerly sold under the brand name of Anchor Wax.
Synonyms and Related Terms
museo de cera (Esp.)
Examples include: Quakehold!; Quake Wax; Museum Wax; Anchor Wax
Soluble in mineral spirits. Non-acidic.
Hazards and Safety
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Marie Svoboda, Marie Svoboda, Conservation Survey Index, unpublished, 1997