Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1997/02/19

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Subject: Re: Covering on the M2 Leica
Date: Wed, 19 Feb 97 20:16:03

In <>, on 02/19/97 at
04:52 AM,
   Dan Cardish <> said:

>Here is a related and probably dumb question:  Is it possible to replace
>the M6 type "leather" with vulcanite on my M6?

>Dan C.

My understanding is that the vulcanite was applied to the cameras in a
special fixture under heat and pressure.  I suspect that this process is
no longer available at the factory and likely was more costly than the
present covering.  

Best regards,
Dennis Painter

Experience is a tough teacher. It gives the test before the lesson.
- -unknown