Originally Posted by delaware74b
jkj1962- the reason why FrododorF and werezenwolf were asking about the smell of the sticky substance is due to the composition of the ZVM battery. All ZVM's with the factory battery have a slight fruity scent coming from the docking port. You can research this subject in this forum. It has been discussed in detail.
Yes, I knew what he was referring to, mine has/had the same fruity smell. I think the issue with the pouch may have been oils used in the manufacturing process/tanning/etc. leaching out. It's long gone.