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Is 70% ethanol safe to use to disinfect a Presonus mixer (Presonus Live 24)?

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asked Sep 27, 2020 in Classic Mixers by johnsinclair1 (150 points)
We need to regularly clean and disinfect our sound equipment as part of our facility's Covid-19 protocol.   We plan to use alcohol wipes (isopropanol or ethanol) (e.g.,  I'd like to confirm that these are safe to use in terms of not damaging the material of the mixer or the graphics printed on it.

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answered Sep 28, 2020 by jonnydoyle (402,390 points)
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No, you should just a very lightly damp micro fibre cloth.
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answered Dec 8, 2020 by erhardschwenk (1,960 points)
Using micro fibre cloth won't qualify as a medical disinfection which is usually needed with Covid-19 Protocols.

Ethanol may be a not-so-good idea since it can damage plastic parts. Isoprop is used in most professional equipment cleaning liquids, but there is no guarantee until Presonus checks that.