Mass Production: 24 Hours of Suckers a la P. T. Barnum

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Choosing the color formula. Measuring plastic hardener. Pouring the acrylic
into sucker molds.
Drilling holes for the sucker sticks.    Close Up
   
       
Plotting display positions for the 1,440 suckers.
Polypropylene tubing is crystal clear and heat sealable.
Polypropylene tubing is cut into 4-foot long strips and marked.
Suckers are inserted into the polypropylene strips according to a pre-designed pattern and then electronically sealed in place.
       
   
 
Twelve sealed-in-place suckers
make up each row.
Customizing the light box with
light enhancing film.
Each row of suckers takes
its place on the light box.
 
       
       
       
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