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05-16-2011, 11:50 PM   #16
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You can use a pencil rubber to polish up the chrome, pencil with one of those small rubber on the end..works nice.

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There is stuff called DeoxIT made by a company called Caig Laboratories. You put some on a Q-tip spread it on the camera chrome top, let it sit for 5 mins. and then wipe it off. It does a wonderful job of removing corrosion and making the chrome look new or at least newer. It is sold at many electronics supply stores or Micro-tools.com. Sadly it is not cheap.
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Do you think using isopropyl alcohol on a black enameled camera or the coating of a lens will do any harm?
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QuoteOriginally posted by kcobain1992 Quote
Do you think using isopropyl alcohol on a black enameled camera or the coating of a lens will do any harm?
It should not hurt the enamel, but I would be hesitant on the lens. Much depends on the concentration.


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