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Tak FS 152 objective removal for cleaning

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#26 Rick Runcie

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Posted 25 November 2020 - 10:14 AM

I do appreciate all who have chimed in and are trying to help me with this endeavor. I'm heading over to a buddies in a little bit to see if he has small enough Allen wrenches that I can use to see if I can remove that set screw or loosen it. I figure I might as well start with that first and see before I move on to another avenue. Thank you all for taking the time to respond to my questions. Richard

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Posted 25 November 2020 - 11:27 AM

Just got back from my buddies fortunately one of his Allen wrenches fit and it had no nail polish on it it loosened up fine had to get my sister to hold lthe tube for me and took the objective off now I got to get to cleaning it thank you all again. Richard
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Posted 25 November 2020 - 08:01 PM

Just got back from my buddies fortunately one of his Allen wrenches fit and it had no nail polish on it it loosened up fine had to get my sister to hold lthe tube for me and took the objective off now I got to get to cleaning it thank you all again. Richard

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Posted 26 November 2020 - 11:27 AM

Thank you, was a relief. One question though, l noticed that once screwed back on the cell's screw thread shows a thin edge of "shiny" medal. What flat black paint is recommended to be used here so close to the objective? Thanks again for all the assistance. Richard

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Posted 26 November 2020 - 02:37 PM

I would skip the paint and use a black sharpie marker on the screw.

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Posted 26 November 2020 - 03:41 PM

Thanx Jonathan for your response. I was wondering about using a sharpie. Less chance of an accident. Best regards, Richard
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