Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/10/13

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Simple M questions
From: "Mark Kronquist" <>
Date: Tue, 13 Oct 1998 08:24:52 -0700

Uh...all correct except the very first
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From: <>
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Date: Tuesday, October 13, 1998 7:45 AM
Subject: Re: [Leica] Simple M questions

>The M4P is considered to be a refinement of the M4-2.  The viewfinder
>six  frames vs four for the M4-2.    M4-P (28,35,50,75,90 and 135)  vs.
>35,50,90 and 135 for the M4-2.  This is the major difference.    Regarding
>your question about the motor winder.  Yes, a motor winder designated for
>M4-2 will function properly on the M4-P.
>I would like to take credit for being fully knowledgeable on the above
>information, however I referred to my trusty Leica M Compendium.  If you
>have one I strongly recommend it.  The author is Jonathan Eastland and it
>published by Hove Books.
>If you don't have one and I can help you reference anything in mine please
>email me directly.
>Bob Bedwell
>Greensboro, NC
> What's the difference between an M4-2 and an M4P? Do they have the
> same frame lines? Would a motor drive describes as for an M4-2 fit
> and work on an M4P?
>  >>