Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/04/17

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Subject: Re: [Leica] First F100 disaster
From: "Julian Thomas" <>
Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2001 23:00:11 +0200
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You are being treated VERY gently here B.D. !!! I'd keep quiet when one of
those R8 threads comes round again!

- ----- Original Message -----
From: "B. D. Colen" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, April 17, 2001 8:37 PM
Subject: [Leica] First F100 disaster

> So I'm shooting with my manual 180 2.8 ED on one of the F100s and low
> and behold the aperature engagement tab GETS FUCKING SHEERED OFF.....The
> camera is now on it's way to Nikon for a $179-200 repair...which, thank
> God, the PR firm is paying for....But I'd love to have some little
> Japanese nome explain why THAT, of all parts, isn't something like
> titanium, or at least stainless steel......ARRRRRRGGGGGGGGGGGG :-(((((((

Replies: Reply from "B. D. Colen" <> (Re: [Leica] First F100 disaster)
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Message from "B. D. Colen" <> ([Leica] First F100 disaster)