Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/04/29

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Subject: Re: [Leica] rapidwinder v. m-winder
From: Jim Brick <>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 1998 07:41:27 -0700

You should be talking to Tom.

Tom Abrahamsson
203-1512 Yew Street
Vancouver, B.C.
V6K 3E4
Tel: 604-731-0036
Fax: 604-731-0868


At 10:35 PM 4/28/98 -0700, you wrote:
>I think I am interested in buying the Rapidwinder for the M6.
>I understand that the M-Winder is electronic and winds the
>film after each exposure for you without any finger motion.
>And I think the Rapidwinder is NOT electronic, and fits under
>the body of the M6 with a lever that you pull with a finger so
>you do not have to remove the camera from your eye.
>Is this true?  If I want a Rapidwinder, do I send a check to Tom
>and how long is the wait?  What is the price?
>With the Rapidwinder in place, an M-Handgrip is out of the question,
>right?  Is there a tripod bushing on the bottom of the Rapidwinder?
>How much height does it add to the M6?  And a dumb question,
>it fits on the M6 0.85, right?