1. Join Now

    AVForums.com uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

broke glass on green tube need help

Discussion in 'Projectors, Screens & Video Processors' started by patt, Apr 5, 2005.

  1. patt

    patt
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2004
    Messages:
    394
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    21
    Location:
    huntingdon
    Ratings:
    +10
    Hi need some help after taking the tube out of my 701 draining the coolant down i broke the 5mm glass on front cutting the sealant now can i get a 6mm one cut from standard glass i say 6mm become this is all the glass man has also why would the fungus come back after 300 hours as i did the red 3 months ago thanks
     
  2. patt

    patt
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2004
    Messages:
    394
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    21
    Location:
    huntingdon
    Ratings:
    +10
  3. Roland @ B4

    Roland @ B4
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2001
    Messages:
    2,238
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    Location:
    Reading.
    Ratings:
    +32
    Usually this is not a fungus (unless it is green) as such but a crystal forming as a result of the aluminium being exposed and reacting with the fluid. If you scrapped away any of the paint as a result of cleaning it is important that you repaint or the white crystals will keep coming back
     
  4. patt

    patt
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2004
    Messages:
    394
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    21
    Location:
    huntingdon
    Ratings:
    +10
    Thanks roland but is standard glass ok to use
     
  5. Roland @ B4

    Roland @ B4
    Active Member

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2001
    Messages:
    2,238
    Products Owned:
    0
    Products Wanted:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    Location:
    Reading.
    Ratings:
    +32
    As far as I'm aware it's ordinary glass
     

Share This Page

Loading...