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12-01-2013, 04:56 PM   #1
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MV-1 focusing screen "fix"

I have an MV-1 which had gunk on TOP of the focusing screen. Since there is no easy way to remove the focusing screen to clean it, I poked around a little. There is a tiny round sticker in the center of the area above the focusing screen. I was hoping there was a screw underneath, but it just covered a hole. Well, I stuck the nozzle of my rocket blower to the hole and gave it a few squeezes, and now the focusing screen is clean. A little black electrical tape, cut into a circle, seals the hole back up.

Obviously, the gunk is still in there somewhere, but right now it saved me from looking at it, so i'm happy.

Charles.

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