Cleaning a Manfrotto ballhead?

4 months 2 weeks ago #658158 by MM Images
I picked up a second hand Manfrotto ball head over the weekend and it has a noticeable gritty feeling to it when I move the ball head around.  I just ordered some compressed air on Amazon.  What else can I use to clean this?


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4 months 2 weeks ago #658166 by Nikon Shooter
I don't think you even need that! Just take it apart
and clean or wipe.

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4 months 1 week ago #659163 by Bill Rosen
That's what I do, just wipe clean and use compressed are as needed.  


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4 months 1 week ago #659173 by Ozzie_Traveller
G'day all

And if it needs lubrication - use Graphite powder [as per your keyed locks] as it is non-sticky and the graphite crystals hang around being useful for quite some time :)

Hope this helps
Phil from the great land Downunder
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