Best cleaning solution for old showcard press

Hey guys, got our hands on a line-o-scribe 1114 in pretty good shape. movement is a bit sitcky so we’re looking to clean it up. I assume I can remove the bearings and clean them but whats the best stuff to use. I don’t want to promote rust, just clean and lube I guess. I was thinking mineral spirits and light press oil? My day job is offset printing so have access to other press washes as well.

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It’s not hard to take apart. Take lots of pictures as you go for reference when reassembling. I used penetrating oil to clean bearings, followed by type wash and a final bath in non-detergent oil.