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Evic’s Solar Vision

During the week, Evic installed solar panels at their Ingleburn headquarters. For a long time, many of our users have known that all of our packaging is used with highly recyclable materials. From our recycled cardboard boxes that arrive in your factory, through to the steel and tinplate that is used in our drums and […]

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690 Series. Simply Bulletproof.

We take the unbelievable new 690 Polyurethane Series and put it through the ringers. We took an old, beat up panel and really slapped the new 690 Series furniture polyurethane on it on a really hot day to see how it held up. We then repeated the process for NINE (9) COATS, just to see […]

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The Fascinating Neuroscience Of Colour

This article recently appeared on Fast Co.Design – and really interesting if you’ve ever wondered why we take colour so seriously! Original Article By Eric Jaffe Neuroscientist Bevil Conway thinks about color for a living. An artist since youth, Conway now spends much of his time studying vision and perception at Wellesley College and Harvard […]

What are VOCs
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What are Volatile Organic Compounds, or VOC’s

Volatile Organic Compounds, or VOC’s, are those ingredients in a paint that evaporate during or after the application of said paint. The VOC content is often expressed numerically as “grams per litre”. Broadly speaking, we can generally think of VOC’s as “solvents”, but the legislative definition of VOC includes many chemicals that are not solvents, such as […]

Wood Finishing Basics
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Wood Finishing Basics

Wood finishing is one of the areas of woodworking that seems to confound many woodworkers.  It seems that there is always much trepidation after spending many hours in the woodshop making a beautiful piece of furniture that all of that work can be spoiled by a poor finishing job – and of course, it can!  […]