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#1 Steve C.

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Posted 18 September 2021 - 01:04 PM

I had thought about getting another canned-air blower, but after reading so many posts about them expelling chemicals on things, I splurged a little and got this:

https://smile.amazon...0?ie=UTF8&psc=1

 

It arrived today, and it delivers as advertised.  Very powerful blast of air, two speeds, and noisy enough to scare the cats.


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#2 Notdarkenough

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Posted 18 September 2021 - 01:20 PM

Excellent! Thank you



#3 markb

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Posted 18 September 2021 - 01:49 PM

I'll try one, great idea

 

Steve, it would be really good for you to add this to the massive thread for adapting non astro equipment to astro use

 

https://www.cloudyni...tronomy/page-52

 

With any blower I've noticed a tendency to attract a bit of dust due to static buildup. If the optic are going into s cell or other body (like bino prisms), after a few minutes I do a touch up with a fresh microfiber wand, like

 

https://smile.amazon...uct/B07CKF5GSM/


Edited by markb, 18 September 2021 - 02:03 PM.

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