Cleaning Nikon coolscan 8000 ED

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Cleaning Nikon coolscan 8000 ED

Postby regin » Mon Nov 19, 2012 12:30 am

Somebody who knows hovw to clean Cleaning Nikon coolscan 8000 ED? My scanner is old now. Can i open it at clean lens and take away dust to get sjarper scans??? Anyone sees a video of this. Or do i have to send the scanner to å spescialist which I may be cannot fint anymore ???


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Re: Cleaning Nikon coolscan 8000 ED

Postby LSI_Ketelhohn » Thu Nov 22, 2012 2:29 pm

Nikon still offers support for the device.

I would not open the scanner unless you know exactly what you are doing.
The lenssystem and scanner head transport is very delicate.
be carefull when you try to clean it.

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Arne Ketelhohn.

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Re: Cleaning Nikon coolscan 8000 ED

Postby Herbie » Sun Dec 02, 2012 3:39 pm

How to Clean a Nikon Super Coolscan 5000ED is shown on this web side instruction: ... aning.html

I cleaned easy my Nikon Super Coolscan 9000ED with this instruction.

Geetings Herbie

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