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Cleaning Slides ?

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Old 10-04-2015, 10:01 AM
Mara_S Mara_S is offline
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Re: Cleaning Slides ?

I go to the pharmacy counter and get swabs on long wooden sticks, They're not on the shelves, so you have to ask for them. They aren't puffy and linty like regular Q-Tips and the long sticks make them much easier to handle than boxed Q-Tips. You can get a bunch of them for less than a dollar. With these and a bottle of slide-cleaning solution from my camera store, I get fantastic results on old slides.
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