Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1997/10/12

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Subject: Re: Ted, Jim & Winders & Wives
From: Jim Brick <>
Date: Sun, 12 Oct 1997 23:06:47 -0700

At 12:44 AM 10/13/97 -0400, you wrote:
>   I don't use a winder myself on my Leicas since I use RF versions only
> but my wife does on her R7s.  On the few times that I have used hers,
> I kept getting 2 shots every time I clicked the button, but thought that
> I just had a heavy finger.  Now I am not so sure as she tells me that it
> sometimes happens to her also.  Has anyone else had this problem &
> is there some easy adjustment for finger pressure or return spring or
> whatever it is that causes the multiple shots? *********************
> Marvin Moss

You are using the wrong release button. Don't use the button on the
winder/motor, use the camera release. The release button on the motor is
for multiple exposures.