Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/05/21

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Inflated Price for M6J
From: Michael Garmisa <>
Date: Thu, 21 May 1998 17:08:33 -0400 (EDT)

On 21-May-98 Jeff Moore wrote:
> At 21 May 1998 14:01:39 EDT, AJSymi <> wrote:
>> I agree.  But you can't blame the collectors, if Leica made enough of them,
>> the price would be comensurate with other M6 models.
> Of course.  It's not the collectors I blame in this case.
> I'm perfectly happy to ignore special editions with random extra engravings, 
> but...
>> The M6J, though, was truely different...
> Indeed.  Design elements from a high point in the history of industrial 
> design, handy tactile feedback when your finger's about to wander in front of
> a window, and modern meter innards.
>  -Jeff Moore <>

Maybe a M6K with all the features of the M6J but different engraving, that
*should* keep the collectors *and* users happy
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Michael Garmisa <>  ICQ# 11583837       21-May-9817:07:36
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