cork paint

cork paint

[¦kȯrk ¦pānt]
(materials)
A paint containing fine cork particles; used on steel parts on ships to prevent sweating.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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THIS week's amusing sign winner comes from CM Bacon, of Wickford, Essex, who spotted this one (right) outside a Cork paint shop.
He used an 8-inch Sonotube lined with cork painted flat black, and he made sure to extend the tube far enough to shield the focuser from stray light.
This one has been sealed with string tied into a Turk's Head knot - a popular choice - and a cork painted bright orange.