Bugs in computer hardware (real ones)
cclist at sydex.com
Thu Feb 8 20:16:17 CST 2007
On 8 Feb 2007 at 14:28, Billy Pettit wrote:
> What they add is saliva, which dries extremely hard, like a varnish. What
> I've done with these nests which I find in the eaves occasionally, is just
> simply water. If I'm worried about the finish (or in your case, the
> components) I use a thin sponge taped over the nest. Keep it soaked by
> watering every day. Usually a week is enough for the nest to fall off. It
> leaves a ring that I take off with a white (no scratch) Scotch Brite pad and
> warm water.
I don't have that luxury---the eaves are too far above the ground. A
pressure washer does nicely. It may do well on this board, but I'd
advise caution. Another idea is to find someone with an ultrasonic
cleaning tank--it might well get the blasted thing out.
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