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Lubricate the hinge

Postby Barry on Wed Sep 09, 2009 4:18 pm

I just obtained a very nice pair of M-19, 7X50 binoculars. Great condition except to adjust the eye-width requires quite a bit of force to get the hinge to move. What can I safely and effectively use (lubricant) to free up the motion without it becoming loose?

I would so appreciate a reply so I can begin using these without doing a workout each time!



Re: Lubricate the hinge

Postby Jne_K on Thu Sep 10, 2009 6:37 am


Don't mess with lubricant - it will not seriously help and may just make it worse. Just open the bino as needed and leave it. It will work itself loose with use.
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