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There is a spray called cyclododecan. Its being used in archeology and art to protect things. It covers the object with white color but disappears completely after a few days. Unfortunately there is problems with shipping ad it must not go in airplanes. But I believe you can also order the material as a block and mix it yourself. I have seen automotive service providers use it for benchmark scanning interiors of cars. The other option is developer spray. Thats being used to detect cracks in metal. Makes a nice dull surface and doesnt add much material, just a few microns.
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