Filmscanners mailing list archive (firstname.lastname@example.org)
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: filmscanners: Cleaning slides
Tony: I just bought a bottle and the pads recently. I do not apply PEC 12
directly to the slide/negative. I squirt it onto the opad and then apply and
wipe it off with the dry part of the pad. I have had no residue or seen a
change in the emulsion.
> Since Pec 12 has come up so often, has anyone used Pec 12 on mounted slides?
> I use only a very small amount and have tried both the Pec Pads and lintless
> cotton and I can not get the Pec 12 off, it leaves white streaks on the
> slides and I have not found a way to use it with mounted slides, is there
> some trick I'm missing???
> Tony Eck
> > Probably the best and safest cleaner for slides and negs is Pec 12. It's
> > non-water based, which means that the emulsion will not swell, it dries
> > almost instantly, and evaporates completely.