Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/08/30

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Need some advice
From: "Simon Lamb" <simon@sclamb.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2000 13:37:53 +0100
References: <B5D2006F.1377%john@pinkheadedbug.com>

Answer B sounds like a brilliant idea, and given the 5,000 that I have
spent on Leica gear I am surprised buggering it up on the day that I got it
did not come to me sooner.  I think I will take the bumpers off my car and
go and scrape it along a wall, that should make me feel more comfortable
about driving it!

Simon

John Brownlow wrote:
>
> Answer A:
>
> Good God, no!
>
> Moreover you should never, ever take the thing out of the box. Or put any
> film in it! Or leave the house with it! Or even LOOK at it. Put it in a
> safe, NOW, and give the key to your lawyer with instructions NOT to let
you
> have it.
>
> Answer B:
>
> Take the plastic off the bottom, take a sander to it, throw it down the
> stairs, and then go out and have some f***ing fun.
>
> You will find both schools of thought are represented on this group.
>
> Personally, I am no longer driving around with those plastic seat covers
on
> my car seat. No doubt this has reduced its resale value.
>
>
> --
> Johnny Deadman
>
> http://www.pinkheadedbug.com
>
>
>

Replies: Reply from Mark Rabiner <mark@rabiner.cncoffice.com> (Re: [Leica] Need some advice)
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