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Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

Neat fairy
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

Before and after with neat fairy liquid 2 hours difference 3 degrees temp... I’ll see if it last over night !!!
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

I tried wiping mine and 30 minutes later there fogged up again.

I’ve just applied a light amount of washing up liquid and will see how that goes.

I do have some neverwet and boot water repellant spray but not risking the chemicals causing damage.
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

I put neat fairy onto damp tissue and have added before (no visibility) and after shots (clear pic) also about 2 hours apart lets see how long that lasts 🤞
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

I have 2 Ring doorbells and a Ring solar cam all fog up, I have 3 Arlo cams none of them fog up I was in process of switching from Arlo to Ring and now I'm not so sure. I am going to try some WD40 first if that doesn't work I give up it's useless to have cameras that you can't see . 

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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

So 5 hours on and the fairy does appear to have worked 👏
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

Clear view over night -1 temperature fairy seems to do the trick!! 👍
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

Fairy looks a lot like Dawn here I think I will try it as well do you just us a drop and spread it on lens ?
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

I just put a bit on the end of my finger and rubbed it over the lens
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New Neighbor

Re: Ring doorbell misting over in cold weather

The washing up liquid failed for me. Seemed to last and hour before misting up.

Might depend on how much is on but it’s not a solution for if it starts raining.

I tried my boot water repellent solution and has worked a treat. No misting, no fog, no thin layer of ice.