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Subject: Re: [Leica] re: Rapid Winders -TOTALLY ON TOPIC
From: Ted Grant <tedgrant@shaw.ca>
Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2002 12:37:51 -0800
References: <l03130301b8b2add25ee5@[210.23.154.249]>

Austin wrote:
>>> > One suggestion I would make is to strongly point
> > out that one wants to use LocTite (I can give you
> > the exact number if you like) on the screw that
> > holds the little plastic film basket...<<<

Hi Austin,
hey it's even easier if you don't put the basket on, then you don't have to
worry about the screw falling out. ;-)

When I received my RapidWinder's from Tom A, I installed them sans baskets
and screws as Tom does and they've worked just fine for several years.
ted













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- ----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Nemeth" <azn@nemeng.com>
To: <leica-users@mejac.palo-alto.ca.us>
Sent: Monday, March 11, 2002 10:57 AM
Subject: [Leica] re: Rapid Winders -TOTALLY ON TOPIC


> "Austin Franklin" <darkroom@ix.netcom.com> wrote:
>
>
> Thanks for this tip.  However I've been using the RW
> a lot since last Oct and the screw you mention hasn't
> loosened a bit in all that time (I just checked).
>
> Also, Leica don't use LocTite to hold the screw in
> place on the baseplate, so I guess it's just a case
> of screwing the thing down and forgetting about it!
>
> Regds,
>
>
> Andrew Nemeth
>
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