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Probably ok on the infinity lock. another mention of it for the bayonet http://leica-users.org/leica-users/v03/msg06086.html G Medina wrote: > Andrew Nemeth writes: > > "Occasionally a tiny smear of Vaseline on the detent > knobs at the rear of the lens barrel cylinder will > help keep the mechanism smooth and reliable for > hundreds of clicks." > > My question is does anyone do this periodically, and > how does one know when one should bring out the > vaseline? I've also heard a reference to vaseline in > the a Leica M book that came out recently. In the book > the author was making a reference to using vaseline on > the lens mount. I wonder if regular house hold > vaseline is adequate? > > Thanks for your comments.