Subject: Re: Stuck Filters
On Sat, 04 Nov 2017 22:11:25 -0700, Savageduck
>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.