First Contact Polymer Solutions Optics Cleaner

Photonic Cleaning Technologies

P.O. Box 435, Platteville, WI 53818

NPS_1stcontact3_200pxPhotonic Cleaning Technologies introduces First Contact Polymer Solutions ($110), which cleans your optical surfaces without leaving residue. Simply spray, brush, or pour the polymer solution on your telescope mirror or lens. Once dry, First Contact Polymer becomes a strong, flexible film that you can then peel off to remove any fingerprints, dust, pollen, or other contaminants without damaging delicate optical coatings. The Red First Contact Starter Kit includes a 15-millimeter bottle with applicator brush, one 29-ml dilution spray, two 29-ml refill bottles, and 30 peel tabs for removing the dried polymer film. See the manufacturer's website for larger quantities and other options.'s New Product Showcase is a reader service featuring innovative equipment and software of interest to amateur astronomers. The descriptions are based largely on information supplied by the manufacturers or distributors. Sky & Telescope assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of vendors statements. For further information contact the manufacturer or distributor. Announcements should be sent to Not all announcements will be listed.

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