Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2011 15:18:40

Author: Anthony Lapinski

Subject: Re: display case

Post:

Thanks for the suggestion. The cabinet needs to be wood and look nice in
our hallway as people walk by. With some horizontal shelves to display
some physics gadgets.

tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu writes:
>Why not talk to your local mega-chain supermarket and ask them where they
>get their deli or meat counter product display cases? They usually have a
>robust design that opens from the front so that you can easily change what
>is displayed. They might even have an old one in a warehouse that has a
>bad
>refrigeration unit or is excess to their needs or might be if you agree to
>put a prominent sign on the front thanking them for donating it to your
>worthy cause...
>
>cheers,
>chuck...
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu [mailto:tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu] On
>Behalf Of Anthony Lapinski
>Sent: Thursday, February 17, 2011 9:28 AM
>To: tap-l@lists.ncsu.edu; phys-l@carnot.physics.buffalo.edu
>Subject: [tap-l] display case
>
>I teach in the high school and plan to get a hallway display case to
>highlight physics. I am wondering if any of you have such a thing and can
>recommend a case. I want it to be low enough so that our youngest students
>an have a look. I would also like it to have an outlet/light for any
>optics displays. How deep should it be? It will have a security lock.
>
>Cost is really not an issue. Just want something I can easily change every
>month to show different physics topics, awards, projects, etc.
>



From tap-l-owner@lists.ncsu.edu Thu Feb 17 15:47:01 2011

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