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Re: [Rollei] Tiltall repair



Automotive cork gasket material is a good idea; I glued on a section of an
old bicycle inner tube.


bh
- ----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jerry Lehrer" <jerryleh  >
To: <rollei  
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2003 5:29 PM
Subject: Re: [Rollei] Tiltall repair


> Tim
>
> Go to a decent automobile parts store and ask for engine gasket
> material.  It is available in plain cork or rubber impregnated cork,
> and in different thickness'.  About 1/16th of an inch would be
> right.  Attach it with weather-stripping adhesive or Pliobond.
>
> Jerry
>
> Tim Elder wrote:
>
> > Since many on this list endorse the original Tiltall tripod, I was
wondering
> > if anyone could help me find a repairman or a replacement part for mine.
A
> > friend gave me one used by a photojournalist who had worn off the cork
(or
> > whatever that material is) on the head and it causes a lot of
frustrating
> > slippage.
> >
> > thanks,
> > Tim
>
>

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