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20.6 x 29.7 cm ⏐ 8.1 x 11.7 in (300dpi)
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Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a hooks and loops fastener. It is a two-sheet material which is used as a reversible fastener on clothing and fabrics. One sheet consists of hooks, the other of loops (not seen). When pressed together, the hooks attach to the loops, giving a secure grip but one that can be easily undone. Magnification: x16 at 6x7cm size.
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