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Forum: Leica Friday 17th November 2017, 07:37
Replies: 14
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Posted By Ludw1g
So - my eye cups arrived - and they're just a...

So - my eye cups arrived - and they're just a little too big (and won't fold down either). So, back to the drawing board...

I also contacted Leica about this, and they said they only stock eye cups...
Forum: Leica Wednesday 8th November 2017, 07:53
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By Ludw1g
I'll let you all know how I get on with my new...

I'll let you all know how I get on with my new eye cups - for less than 5 I figured they were worth a try...
Forum: Leica Tuesday 7th November 2017, 11:16
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By Ludw1g
Well - after a day or so of turning the focus...

Well - after a day or so of turning the focus wheel it's started to loosen up.
It's not quite as buttery smooth as say my old Takumar lenses, but it's more usable. How smooth should this wheel be by...
Forum: Leica Monday 6th November 2017, 19:11
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By Ludw1g
Thanks for the suggestion John. You might be on...

Thanks for the suggestion John. You might be on to something re those eye cups or at least something similar may work. I'll have a look at what else they have on ebay as well.
Forum: Leica Monday 6th November 2017, 12:24
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By Ludw1g
I wouldn't say I'm expert, but I'm not phased by...

I wouldn't say I'm expert, but I'm not phased by getting out some jewellers screwdrivers and having a poke around LOL.
I mean, not to devalue what professional techs do, but some things are easily...
Forum: Leica Monday 6th November 2017, 11:06
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By Ludw1g
Thanks for the reply Patudo - it's...

Thanks for the reply Patudo - it's appreciated.

Re: cleaning of prisms etc - I came across this page - http://www.greatestbinoculars.com/allpages/reviews/leica/binuxit/binuxit.html

And he has done...
Forum: Leica Monday 6th November 2017, 08:54
Replies: 14
Views: 2,092
Posted By Ludw1g
Leitz Binuxit

So - first post, so please be gentle.

I have acquired a pair of Leitz Binuxit.
I think (if memory serves) they are post war - but will check (I thought I had a pic of the serial number handy, but it...
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