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This is more of a question about cleaning PC components in general but this involves my X-Fi.

Basically my X-Fi is rather dusty, after blowing some of the dust off, I noticed the problem I've been having (Crackle/distortion) slightly decreased, I now want to rid the card of all dust but I fear frying it with static, hence I don't want to wipe it with anything, or introduce moisture.

I don't have an air compressor or the money to buy a can of air, how can I safely get rid of the dust sat on the PCB and components? Paintbrush? Paper Towel? They seem like static-y methods

Thanks for any help.
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can-o-air is only like 3 bucks.

buuuuut if you really cant come up with that paintbrush may work well.
    
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Anti-static, microfiber cloth (like a lense cleaner) with a bit of alcohol on it.
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Anti-static, microfiber cloth (like a lense cleaner) with a bit of alcohol on it.
Thanks, I have one of those somewhere , >90% Alc?
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