Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1997/01/08[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
Wolfgang Sachse wrote: > > Hi Group - > > I lost the same eyepiece in Edinburgh, Scotland in the > Summer '95 and it make my M6 useless for the rest of my > trip to southern Europe. > Returning to the States, I bought a new one ($75) and > Leica (NJ) suggested I use a VERY SMALL amount of glue > to fix it in place. Now I've put a little (VERY LITTLE) > amount of Duco cement to fix it in place. Pain in the neck! > > Go to an Auto parts store and buy a product called loctite for the screw items. It isn't a glue but will prevent the item from backing out of the threads. There is 2 products. The BLUE will allow you unscrew the piece with a bit of force. The RED will require heat to break the bond.