Flame Resistant "Batting" for Xmas Lights

My friend is an artist, craft person. She drilled a hole in a transparent
glass block (8"x6"x4" prox) and stuffed a string of small Xmas lights
inside. Then she hand painted a scene and plugged it in. Eye-catching. Now,
however, she want to ship it to a friend. I have visions of 24 tiny bulbs
getting much much tinier; there won't be one left from hitting the sides and
hitting one another.
If there were some very fine fiber - like angel hair - that could be stuffed
inside or with the string of lights to add as cushion yet still permit
lumination, she'd have her problem solved. In fact, if the material glowed a
tad, it would even enhance the picture.
Any thought on such a material... that's reasonable in cost?
Reply to
John Gregory
Loading thread data ...
I recommend some fine gunpowder, for a spectacular effect.
Reply to
Long Ranger
transparent
Do they not sell white glass-fiber at pet stores for aquarium filters? Check that it's glass and not plastic, though. Stuffing a string of Christmas lights into a glass block is probably *not* on the UL/CSA test schedule, so I don't think they'll last long anyway.
Bill
Reply to
Bill Shymanski
Reply to
John Gregory

PolyTech Forum website is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.