Journal Published Online: 01 July 1996
Volume 41, Issue 4

Development of Two-Dimensional Footwear Impressions Using Magnetic Flake Powders



Footwear impressions deposited on various types of surface were developed using magnetic flake powder and several conventional dusting powders. Although comparable results were achieved when glass was the receptor surface, the magnetic flake powder proved superior for revealing footwear impressions on rough or porous surfaces such as linoleum, polythene and paper.

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Wilshire, B
University of Wales, Wales
Hurley, N
University of Wales, Wales
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Stock #: JFS13977J
ISSN: 0022-1198
DOI: 10.1520/JFS13977J