CRT mold

From: Tony Duell <>
Date: Sun Feb 13 14:48:35 2005

> > gets into the double-pane glass used in homes. This
> > type of mold is actually capable of etching glass!
> Might the damage be caused by acetic acid, formed by the RTV silicone
> setting?

I don't think so. Camera lenses sometimes suffer from 'fungus' which is,
of course much the same thing. Often the surfaces of lens elements inside
the barrel (but not boneded to anything else) get attacked, and the
anti-reflection coatings _and the glass itself_ can get damaged.

Received on Sun Feb 13 2005 - 14:48:35 GMT

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