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Cleaning contacts


Mike_Smith e2
7 132 1 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2011 6:58PM
What can i use to clean the contacts between camera and lens. My camera intermitently stops working i remove the battery then put it back in and its fine, im thinking the problem could be the contacts any help would be great thankyou

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28 Feb 2011 8:34PM
A pencil eraser...being careful where the bits go.
thewilliam 6 4.7k
28 Feb 2011 9:00PM
You could buy a can of Electrolube switch cleaner: places like Maplins sell it.

Wonderful stuff for cleaning contacts but don't spray near cameras. Put a little onto a clean rag and then wipe the lens and body contacts.
1 Mar 2011 9:45AM
Swan lighter fluid and a cotton bud, works for me.

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