Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/03/27

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Thanks to Leica UK
From: "Julian Thomas" <>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2001 09:36:20 +0200
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Let me second this... On my last trip to the UK I needed my new .56 body
checking out. I called them in advance and they looked at it whilst I
waited. Good reading material to hand, good coffee and toys to play with.
Much better than the service I had from Leica Germany.

- ----- Original Message -----
From: <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, March 28, 2001 9:07 AM
Subject: [Leica] Thanks to Leica UK

> Yesterday I had to go to Leica UK with a problem with my R8/motor drive
> combination. Everything on the camera worked but the drive would not wind
> film. I am pleased to say that the problem was fixed under guarantee
whilst I
> waited. I was given a coffee and told they would look at the camera
> away. It turned out to be a problem in the top of the R8 (3 years old) and
> something they have never seen before. Strangely the camera worked fine
> without the drive attached which is why I thought it must be a drive
> Leica UK provided excellent professional service backing up a great camera
> very short notice.
> Gerry
> Gerry Walden (UK)
> Tel: (0)23 8046 3076
> Fax: (0)23 8034 8542

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