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With what can I lubricate the legs onmy aluminum Mafrotto tripod?

The telescoping legs are getting harder to pull and push.

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Dear Winnieg,
I would avoid using a lubricant on your tripod legs, because you run the risk of the legs not tightening down anymore. I would try cleaning the tripod thoroughly first, because most of the time this is caused by dirt. If that dosen't work I would try rubbing on a small amount of candle wax onto the legs, and then wipe the legs down with a clothe.

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Posted on Apr 22, 2008

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