Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Returns: Add to watch list. No problems linking to other forums, but maybe not all will see it, if the other forum is locked for guests. That’s only two months. Thus far, all test theaters as well as my own experimenting have turned out virtually perfect results every time, regardless of the film stock or type of projection equipment used. Typically one month for the average 8 screen.

The ideal procedure is to start the platter spinning from a makeup table or an obstruction in the centerfeed arm and wipe slowly from outside edge to the center. There should be a definite “wet” glaze to the print. For example, a 14 screen with only 2 cleaners could clean auditoriums 1 and 2 on Friday, 3 and 4 on Saturday, 5 and 6 on Sunday, etc. Give it a try David, if it was in any way harmful to the film, I wouldn’t use it, but there are no side effects, just a nice rock steady image. Learn more – opens in new window or tab. Auditoriums 5, 6, 7 and 8 could then be cleaned on Sunday and Monday, etc. If he finds the pads are severely drying out at the 5 day mark, that would be the ideal interval for changing. Put an end to print warping, curling and brittleness from typical dry storage!

I fulmrenew taken many an older print and run it through Filmrrnew several times and cleaned up virtually all of the dirt and even covered up base side scratches. I can’t prove to you Filmguard is better but it’s been used for many, many years by professional cinemas and film collectors and proven itself to be a safe way to clean films.

Typically one month for the average cleamer screen. The FilmGuard cleaning and lubricating system was designed with the goal to be able to run the same motion picture print for months and months without the annoying dirt and scratches which typically comes from dirt buildup in the gate of the projector.


We do not ship to PO boxes for this item. You can still use FilmGuard to effectively eliminate static charges and shedding from your prints! Add to watch list.

We run a lot of repertory films in 35mm and 70mm magnetic. This is where FilmGuard comes in. Read more about the condition.

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Easy to use FilmGuard is extremely quick and easy to use. I use it on a regular basis. I used to use 2. Time saving Since FilmGuarded prints will not shed, projector cleaning becomes a weekly to monthly chore, instead of after every performance. What if I claener own any media cleaners? See terms – opens in a new window or tab. After that you can start by testing lesser valuable films and see how they do in the long term. The method in this case is simple. Back to home page.

Ideal for older films, as well as “green” new prints. Projectors no longer need to be thoroughly cleaned after each performance.


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Pads of some sort are soaked in filmrneew liquid and then the film is quickly dragged through the cloth, before the cleaner evaporates. On this next performance, takeup the film “upside down” from your normal procedure and when the show is over, wipe the other side now up on the platter in the same manner as before. Perfect for the collector FilmGuard is the ideal solution to use for preserving film collections.

None that have come up in almost ten years of testing. By putting clamps on the print and standing it upright, we were able to soak some thick paper towels with FilmGuard and wipe it on both sides of the film, literally to the point where the edges of the print were shining with FilmGuard liquid. I have tested identical prints of brand new trailers, some almost ten years old, and the trailers coated with FilmGuard still run perfectly while an identical trailer stored dry is filk, warped and will not run steadily.


In addition, FilmGuard should not be used on endless loop platter systems. Slow drying, penetrating, keeps film pliable while fulmrenew and waxing. The second unintentional benefit has not had a lot of testing, but I offer it here for what it is worth. Celaner estimate will very slightly due to climates and other conditions specific to the theater.

Very happy with this product. Since shedding is put to a halt, the projector doesn’t get dirty.

Film Cleaner

Delivery times may vary, especially during cleanerr periods. That’s almost runs! This auction is being offered by UrbanskiFilm, providing films and supplies for the collector and filmmaker for over 30 years. Are there any side effects to using FilmGuard? The film does not get brittle if relubricated occasionally. If you wanted to tape filmrehew they made a solvent to remove the cleaner, used to leave brown marks on the first clean, I then rewound, nothing on cloth. This item will be shipped through the Global Shipping Program and includes international tracking.

This item will ship to United Statesbut the seller has not specified shipping options.

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