Subject: Re: Stuck Filters
On Nov 4, 2017, rwalker wrote
> On Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:13:01 -0700, charles<email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Sat, 04 Nov 2017 19:32:56 -0400, rwalker<firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > wrote:
> > > Haven't checked in here in a long time. Greetings to all the
> > > regulars. I've got a Vivitar cicular polarizer (77 mm) stuck to a
> > > Firecrest IRND 18 sunfilter (77 mm). They seem to have become welded
> > > together. Any advise on how to get them apart. Tried putting on some
> > > heavy duty latex surgical gloves and seeing if that would give me a
> > > better grip, but no use. Any suggestions?.
> > 3 point grip helps, sometimes. Thumb and two fingers. That way thr
> > filter doesn't distort so baddly.
> Thanks. Good to know.
Just go with a filter wrench, that is what they are designed for, and forget
the hare-brained schemes.