Quote Originally Posted by Psycholist View Post
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Shutterfinger, I'll be honest, I stopped reading your second response after it became rude, condescending and insulting. That was before the end of the first sentence.
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I'd come here looking for enough info to avoid disassembling the entire thing, which I did not get.
While I don't agree with his assertion that lighter fluid leaves behind oily residue, there is a lot of truth to what he says and he was being factual rather than rude. Just like clocks and watches, shutters really need to be disassembled to ensure that all parts are properly cleaned. And to be properly lubricated, they need to be disassembled also. Even talented people ruin the first shutter or two when they try to home repair them. if you can accept that risk the go for it. If not...