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I use a dry paper towel followed by one with alcohol on it.

I have a friend who sticks his into an ultrasonic cleaner full of acetone when he inevitably gets ceramic paste on PGA pins.


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2 minutes ago, Genwyn said:

I use a dry paper towel followed by one with alcohol on it.

I have a friend who sticks his into an ultrasonic cleaner full of acetone when he inevitably gets ceramic paste on PGA pins.

Ok ill check if i ave some alcohol

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