Permanent / Semi Permanent Slides with Nail Polish?

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Permanent / Semi Permanent Slides with Nail Polish?

#1 Post by Roldorf » Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:54 pm

The title say's it all really.
Anyone tried this?
If so how did you do it? and how long did it last?
Alan
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Re: Permanent / Semi Permanent Slides with Nail Polish?

#2 Post by Hobbyst46 » Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:58 pm

Read Walter Dioni's excellent reports (from around 8-9 years ago I think) on mounting media in Microscopy-UK. He has already tested nail polish.
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Re: Permanent / Semi Permanent Slides with Nail Polish?

#3 Post by Roldorf » Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:10 pm

Hobbyst46

Ok many thanks will do that.
Alan
Bresser Science Infinity 4x 10x 40x 60x 100x oil. Canon EOS 4000d
Optika SFX 90

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