From: Savageduck <savageduck1@{REMOVESPAM}me.com>
Subject: Re: Stuck Filters
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On Nov 5, 2017, newshound wrote
(in article<VIqdnfcTer2pfmPEnZ2dnUU78RmdnZ2d@brightview.co.uk>):

> On 05/11/2017 00:27, Savageduck wrote:
> > On Nov 4, 2017, rwalker wrote
> > (in article<ccjsvcleg5vcdf3l0825fpkh6r9r0km3al@4ax.com>):
> >
> > > 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?.
> >
> > It sounds as if you are in need of a filter wrench of the appropriate size.
> > Available at B&H, or Amazon.
> >
> > <https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/buy/Other-Filter-
> > Accessories/ci/122/N/4026728365>
> I'd start with penetrating oil, applied very delicately if it is still
> on a lens! (In your case you could just soak the lot, and clean later
> with IPA).

Nice try. ;-)

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Regards,
Savageduck