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Esterbrook J Plastic

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#1 acornham


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Posted 19 August 2018 - 19:02

What is the Esterbrook J made out of? Is it acrylic, celluloid, or some other plastic?

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Posted 19 August 2018 - 20:43

Looks like old dinner plates made of Melamine.

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Posted 19 August 2018 - 21:38

I think it's Pyralin.  I need to check my book, but that's what I recall reading.

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Posted 09 September 2018 - 00:17

Hmm... that's a Dupont Product. I thought Esterbrook was making their own material, but I am NO expert in this field. I look forward to your reply!

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Posted 09 September 2018 - 15:30

I thought I saw somewhere it was cellulose acetate, but when I last tried finding out, I couldn't find anything authoritative.

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