Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/10/21

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Subject: [Leica] Re: Henning's RD 1 report - Emanuel's calling meout...:-)
From: bdcolen at (B. D. Colen)
Date: Thu Oct 21 12:37:16 2004

Sorry, William; I was here long before you arrived, and my guess is I'll
be here long after you leave. Sorry. ;-)

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of
William G. Lamb, III
Sent: Thursday, October 21, 2004 2:55 PM
To: Leica Users Group
Subject: RE: [Leica] Re: Henning's RD 1 report - Emanuel's calling


So, here's your big chance to sell all your remaining Leica gear at a
profit. Then you can go bomb the Canon list with your priceless
"critiques". See Ya! (I wish)


At 02:19 PM 10/21/2004 -0400, you wrote:
>While whatdoyaknow - I slept through the latest outrageous price
>increase- an M7 is now $2795, not $2500. Ooops. And, btw, B&Hs price is

>pretty much the same as everyone elses - that is "list."
>Is management stupid enough to think they can charge a $700 premium to 
>start charging you more? Yes.
>And according to the latest Leica World News, Leica M7 and MP will only

>be available outside the custom program in .72. Which means that a .72 
>is, for this nanosecond, $2800, but a .58 or a .85 is $3500 - or $700 
>more. (Sorry that I exaggerated by $300 ;-))
>All of this only goes to reinforce my message -
>  Leica is dead - Long live Hermes

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