Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/06/04

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Subject: Re: [Leica] M6 TTL Strap Uncomfortable
From: "SonC (Sonny Carter)" <>
Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2001 09:13:16 -0500
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Oh Angeline! If this list had restrictions on silliness,
then there would be no list at all.

I use  (and like very much) the Domke Gripper straps.
They're nice looking; made of fabric and leather with a
non-slip strip that makes it sit well on your shoulder
without discomfort. The latest version has small swivels
that snap open (only when you want them to.)

Your question is not silly, in fact my prediction is that
you'll now get at least five hundred different answers to


Angeline Evans questioned:

> Hello everyone,
> I have a new m6 ttl .58x.  I find the original strap that
> comes with the camera very uncomfortable, particularly the
> plastic shoulder "pad" that makes dotted imprints on my
> neck everytime I wear it.  Before I spend more money on
> getting the Leica neoprene strap, are there any
> out there as to what I can use to substitute it?  My main
> concerns are obviously the replacement strap hardware not
> scratch my m6 body and also can be secure enough.  Hope
> this is not too silly a question to post.  Thanks.
> Angeline Evans

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