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Message ID: 282     Entry time: Fri Jun 23 10:55:07 2017
Author: Koji 
Type: Optics 
Category: General 
Subject: Dust layer on black glass beam dumps? 

I wondered why the black glass beam dumps looked not as shiny as before. It was in fact a layer of dusts (or contaminants) accumulated on the surface.
The top part of the internal surface of the black glass was touched by a piece of lens tissue with IPA. The outer surface was already cleaned. IPA did not work well i.e. Required multiple times of wiping. I tried FirstContact on one of the outer surface and it efficiently worked. So I think the internal surfaces need to be cleaned with FC.

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