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Subject: Re: [Leica] re: Rapid Winders -TOTALLY ON TOPIC
From: Henning Wulff <>
Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2002 14:47:05 -0800
References: <l03130301b8b2add25ee5@[]> <v04011703b8b2da66d5eb@[]>

At 2:10 PM -0800 3/11/02, Guy Bennett wrote:
>  >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.
>>I've had exactly the same problem.
>>The baskets can be ordered from Dave Elwell at Leica parts fairly
>>cheaply so I just ordered some extras to put on my rapidwinders.
>>Unlike Ted, I've found my rapidwinders work better with baskets.
>>-Bob Baron / Oklahoma City
>All right, you've got me confused: is the basket necessary or not, or is it
>a "personal" question (i.e., Ted's works w/out one, Bob's doesn't)?

It works both ways. Depends a bit on your loading technique which is 
better. With my technique I like the basket; probably because I used 
an M with basket for nearly 30 years before I got a Rapidwinder.

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