Storage Hazards

From: Fred Cisin <>
Date: Sat Oct 9 11:58:59 2004

On Sat, 9 Oct 2004, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:
> > Be careful with laser-printed documentation in ring binders too; the
> > text has a habit of sticking to the underside of the binder's cover for
> > some reason - stick a blank sheet of paper in there to protect it.
> I'm sure by now this has been discussed extensively but it seems to me any
> photocopied or laser printed page tends to stick to what is adjacent to
> it, which is why manuals of this type should always be stored vertically.

But there is also a chemical reaction (from outgassing of plasticizer?)
that makes the toner stick to the cover of PVC binders much more than
to most other substances.
Received on Sat Oct 09 2004 - 11:58:59 BST

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