Greg Little <>, 'Judith Hoyle' <>, <>, Birding Aus <>
Cleaning bins etc
Denise Goodfellow <>
Sun, 29 Nov 2009 23:12:59 +0930
Afew years ago Y front men's undies became unavailable in Darwin and Michael
began wearing boxers. They aren't half as good for cleaning glass!
on 29/11/09 8:55 PM, Greg Little at wrote:
> Gooday all
> I lick the lenses sometimes too but use a clean pair of white cotton
> underpants. They are nice and soft and don't scratch the lenses.
> Greg Little
> Greg Little - Principal Consultant
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> -----Original Message-----
> On Behalf Of Denise
> Sent: Saturday, 28 November 2009 4:03 PM
> To: Judith Hoyle; ; Birding Aus
> Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Cleaning bins etc
> That's what I do too, with both binoculars and spectacles.
> on 28/11/09 9:41 AM, Judith Hoyle at wrote:
>> I think I need to lift my game...I clean my binoculars by licking the
>> and drying with an old hankie! Works really well cos it gets rid of
> any grit
>> and I have never scratched a lens with this method!
>>> Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Cleaning bins etc
>>> Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2009 16:55:28 -0600
>>> My method for cleaning lenses is to saturate a soft tissue with
>>> demineralized water (don't use rainwater as it will leave a residue)
>>> thoroughly wet and wipe (lightly) the lens using a clean region of
>>> tissue after each wipe. Then dry using a lens cloth, again not
> applying too
>>> much pressure. This particularly works well when there is a salt film
> on the
>>> lens. I would not recommend compressed air.
>>> Dean Cutten
>>> Victor Harbor, SA
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