Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/03/27

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Subject: Re: [Leica] We're not alone - quality problems
From: (Don Chatterton)
Date: Fri, 27 Mar 1998 09:51:01 -0800

Eric:  You wrote:

>Well, my M6 is in for repair, but it's not Leica's fault. It's gravity's
>fault. :-)
>How have your R8 sales gone so far as far as returns? I would expect it to
>be higher since it's such a new body, but I don't think it's going to be
>all that bad.


R8's have had some trouble, but all fixable in the field. too much lacquer
on the gold contacts, which messed up the operation. A touch of acetone or
lacquer thinner fixes the proble pronto..

Eric...sorry to hear about your dropping the camera, heard from Leica