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Thread: How to remove the sticky feel of the lens and camera body..

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    Default How to remove the sticky feel of the lens and camera body..

    After a couple of years of usage the rubber parts on the lens and camera body tends to have a sticky feel...and what is the best way to remove it?


    Thanks in advance

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    Default Re: How to remove the sticky feel of the lens and camera body..

    rubber is melting, just replace the rubber.
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    Default Re: How to remove the sticky feel of the lens and camera body..

    if ur referring to bodies like the Panasonic G1 those rubbery surfaces...i did use those rubbing alcohol to rub away the stickness.

    well if all else fails....sell it and avoid that type of equipment!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hinata76 View Post
    if ur referring to bodies like the Panasonic G1 those rubbery surfaces...i did use those rubbing alcohol to rub away the stickness.

    well if all else fails....sell it and avoid that type of equipment!
    Who would buy melty rubber stuff lol
    hi

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    Default Re: How to remove the sticky feel of the lens and camera body..

    Just send it in for replacement. Canon replaced mine for free, even though they say the charge is supposed to be $20 since I'm out of warranty lol.

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    I know of someone who place his X-mini speakers which is also rubbery and melting inside a server room for few days, after few days it came out all ok. you can try that... hehe...

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    Quote Originally Posted by silvermoon1407 View Post
    Who would buy melty rubber stuff lol
    Well someone did.....cos it is no longer with me..

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