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broke glass on green tube need help

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

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    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
     
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    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
     
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    Thanks roland but is standard glass ok to use
     
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    As far as I'm aware it's ordinary glass
     

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