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    Cleaning goo from Polaoid holder (545i)

    I was attempting to pull out an exposed sheet to process later and do an image transfer but I messed it up and got goo all over the roller. I didn't have anything to clean it up with and now it's dried on.
    What is the proper way to clean this?

    Thanks,

    Alan.

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    I use alcohol wipes. Won't cause rust and seems to get the caustic goo off quite well. Always good to have a few around in your bag BTW.
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    Q-tips and solvent if it isn't too bad. The complete strip down is a pain the butt - for professional work it pays to have two of the bloody things for when this happens.

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    Ask gr82bart--he knows.
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    Quote Originally Posted by David A. Goldfarb
    Ask gr82bart--he knows.
    ...And we have proof!
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    Thanks guys. The alcohol and q-tip did the job perfectly



 

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