Effetto Mariposa CarboMove review

Effetto Mariposa CarboMove
Cycling Weekly Verdict

Effetto Mariposa CarboMove could be the answer if something is stuck

Reasons to buy
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    Doesn't damage carbon composites or metals

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Effetto Mariposa CarboMove, coming in aerosol form, is a chemical blend that acts as both penetrating oil and powerful solvent.

We soaked a seized aluminium seatpost with it and it did the job. Take care not to damage materials through friction temperatures though.

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