The front glass on one of my CRT tubes broke because of this excessive
pressure, how can I get the front glass off a tube?
This is the company that sells the stuff you need to remove the front glass
of the CRT.
1535 East Naomi Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46203
800-669-5709 or 317-788-5694
You want to order their product Dynasolve 225, it usually takes a couple days
to loosen up the RTV.
Where I can get glycol that's used as a CRT coolant?
CRT coolant contains ethylene glycol and glycerine, usually in a 70/30 mixture.
It can be purchased from most suppliers of consumer electronics parts like
Tritronics or Andrews, or even MCM.
Ethylene glycol is not itself corrosive at all, but is a very good solvent.
It absorbs moisture from the air and forms a corrosive mixture eventually doing
serious damage to a circuit board. It is not sufficient to simply wipe it off.
It needs to be washed off. Use denatured alcohol or isopropanol. A light
detergent and water can work as well, but takes longer. If you had a leak or a
break, make sure to check everywhere in the projector. You don't want coolant on
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