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These simple Desiccant Caps will keep your scope dry while stored.
Available in the following formats:
Focuser Inserts (eyepiece) - 2" and 1.25", 40mm length
All desiccant caps come with rechargeable desiccant packs that can easily be recharged in the microwave and a vinyl cap when not in use. The 2" and 1.25" insert caps also come with an O-ring to to help seal any gaps between the cap and focuser.
To Recharge the Desiccant Packs
-Place all the desiccant packs in the microwave -Using DEFROST ONLY, microwave for 2 minutes -Repeat 3-4 times until the desiccant turns from green to orange NOTE: The green desiccant will first turn purple, then orange when drying is complete. After many recharges the color indicating beads may remain purple, but the desiccant is still effective.
*Printed in durable, temperature tolerant PETG filament.