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Rubber grips get sticky after a time instorage. How

\015 Rubber grips get sticky after a time instorag. How can this be clean ?\015

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I had the same issue - I used a citrus cleaner, and then just water with a sponge - but be SURE you don't do two things 1) get ANY water on or near the camera's openings, and 2) don't rub too hard, as the rubber is just a coating to hard plastic below - I know this first hand, as I went too far on the top handle, thinking I was getting dirt off, when it was actually the black of the rubber!
\012I think the grips just do this over time... but the rest of the places where they never met human hands are just like new... so I think it's the oil in our skin that sits on that rubber for a while, and then makes it like that? - has to be related, since it's only tacky at both grips.
Try using some rubbing alcohol on it. Should be able to clean it up.
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