Alpine Astronomical Baader Silica Gel Desiccant with Color Indicator (125mL, Orange)

BH #ALSILGEL • MFR #SILGEL
Alpine Astronomical
Alpine Astronomical Baader Silica Gel Desiccant with Color Indicator (125mL, Orange)
Key Features
  • Desiccant Absorbs Moisture
  • Keeps Optics/Accessories Dry
  • Infused with Color Moisture Indicator
  • Uses Environmentally Friendly Dye
Keep your astronomy optics and accessories dry using Baader Silica Gel with Color Indicator from Alpine Astronomical. This desiccant absorbs extra moisture from its environment and can help your optics and accessories, like eyepieces and cameras, remain water- and fog-free when placed together with this agent in a plastic bag or another sealed container. The gel contains a proprietary dye that will change color from bright orange to beige as it gets saturated with moisture. After absorbing water, this product can be reused through drying it in an oven at a temperature of 302°F for five to six hours. The temperature should be ramped up gradually to prevent cracking of the beads.
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Alpine Astronomical SILGEL Overview

Keep your astronomy optics and accessories dry using Baader Silica Gel with Color Indicator from Alpine Astronomical. This desiccant absorbs extra moisture from its environment and can help your optics and accessories, like eyepieces and cameras, remain water- and fog-free when placed together with this agent in a plastic bag or another sealed container. The gel contains a proprietary dye that will change color from bright orange to beige as it gets saturated with moisture. After absorbing water, this product can be reused through drying it in an oven at a temperature of 302°F for five to six hours. The temperature should be ramped up gradually to prevent cracking of the beads.

Alpine Astronomical SILGEL Specs

MaterialSilica gel with orange dye
Volume125 mL
TemperatureRecommended Drying Temperature: 302°F / 150°C
DimensionsNot provided by manufacturer
Weight5.4 oz / 153.0 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.355 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.1 x 2.1 x 2"
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