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Old 06-13-2008   #51
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WoW!!~very good site!
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Old 10-27-2008   #52
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fixed LCD by accident

This may not be much, but take a look at how I got the LCD to work:
http://www.rangefinderforum.com/foru...ad.php?t=65463



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Over the past year I've scrawled rough notes on oddments of paper, created scrappy Word files, collected web links, etc., whenever I've come across something about the R-D1 that I thought might come in useful one day.

I've tidied up this collection and created an Epson R-D1 Information Resource website for the benefit of the community:

It contains information on adjusting the rangefinder, which batteries to use, repairing/servicing, replacement eyepieces, problematic lenses and anything else I thought useful.

I'd be grateful for feedback:

• mistakes
• broken links
• omissions
• clarifications
• suggested additions.

If you have any new material, this is especially welcome.

The website has been created under a Creative Commons Licence (excepting my personal photos in my Gallery), so feel free to use/republish the material as you wish. All I ask is an acknowledgement and a link back to my website.

Last - but not least - thanks to everyone on this forum, as this is where I've gleaned a large proportion of the information.
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Old 09-09-2009   #53
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Late adapter gives thanks

Didn't even know these cameras existed. First I saw a friend of mine with one and fell in love. One out of two then. Needed to convince the brain that this was a good idea. Your site more or less singlehandedly did the job. Thanks, couldn't be happier.
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First Missalignment solved
Old 10-28-2009   #54
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First Missalignment solved

Hi, today my first emergency with a missaligned rangefinder.

Facts that may be from interest to you.

1-It got missaligned in my bare hands as i tested some focus shft in a lens, no hitting it or shaking it or street fighting, just all the harshness of focusing and changing lenses!

2-I could solve it taking out only the hot shoe, i´ve read n this forum that in the rd1s it can´t be done through the srew under it. It positively could.

Want to thank Rich once more because i could perform this fix very quickly and without having to remove the whole top out!

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Old 11-08-2009   #55
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Rich, thank you for operating such a great site.
I just bought a used RD1 and your site is a great place, to start, learning everything about this camera.
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Old 03-10-2010   #56
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I am updating my website: there will no longer be a link from the home page at www.richcutler.co.uk to my Epson R-D1 pages.

The Epson R-D1 pages will still have their current addresses, and the Epson R-D1 home page can, as has always been the case, be reached at

www.richcutler.co.uk/r-d1

So, the only difference is that you won't be able to navigate to my R-D1 pages from my new home page. You will can instead look at my photos, though! <grin>

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Old 03-10-2010   #57
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thanks for the update, your generosity in keeping the site going is appreciated.
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Old 03-04-2011   #58
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Thanks Rich, your site has helped me a lot in the past and still does !
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Epson R-D1 Information Resource / FAQ website NEW HOME
Old 05-17-2011   #59
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Epson R-D1 Information Resource / FAQ website NEW HOME

Rich Cutler kindly donated his R-D1 site to CameraQuest.com
in early May 2011.

May 17th:
The R-D1 FAQ site is now fully operational at
http://cameraquest.com/Epson-R-D1/_r-d1/index.html
-- (the old URL has been taken down)

Many Thanks to Rich!

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I've just bookmarked the new site. Thanks a lot!
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Old 08-14-2014   #61
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checked this resource as well as the web generally and i cannot find a solution for an attachable grip. do any--besides the impossible to find epson rd1x-g--exist? also curious about how the RD1 subforum only has 8 threads, that seems quite impossible given the cult status of this camera...
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checked this resource as well as the web generally and i cannot find a solution for an attachable grip. do any--besides the impossible to find epson rd1x-g--exist? also curious about how the RD1 subforum only has 8 threads, that seems quite impossible given the cult status of this camera...
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Ditto - it seems as though a whole lot have disappeared... last time I looked there were several pages!
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[IMG]08.31.10. slow kit by back alley images, on Flickr[/IMG]

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Old 08-14-2014   #64
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interesting grip. do you know where one can be acquired?
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interesting grip. do you know where one can be acquired?
not any more…i did a search a while back and the only ones i saw were used on ebay…
most of my rd1 links are now dead…i sold all of mine when i sold the rd1 bodies...
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checked this resource as well as the web generally and i cannot find a solution for an attachable grip. do any--besides the impossible to find epson rd1x-g--exist? also curious about how the RD1 subforum only has 8 threads, that seems quite impossible given the cult status of this camera...
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not true. Adjust your time parameters for viewing the forum !

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stephen, no doubt you are correct, but i have no idea what youre talking about. ive not adjusted my 'parameters'--since i dont know what they are--in the few years ive been active in the forum. yet my 'view' of available threads in this subforum has indeed changed. the forum has changed what they put out, just like in the classifieds where i cant get the 'ALL AD' function anymore. nothing ive done, as ive done nothing. as i doubt i am alone in this circumstance, it would be helpful to many i'm sure if there was less brevity in your suggestion.
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stephen, no doubt you are correct, but i have no idea what youre talking about. ive not adjusted my 'parameters'--since i dont know what they are--in the few years ive been active in the forum. yet my 'view' of available threads in this subforum has indeed changed. the forum has changed what they put out, just like in the classifieds where i cant get the 'ALL AD' function anymore. nothing ive done, as ive done nothing. as i doubt i am alone in this circumstance, it would be helpful to many i'm sure if there was less brevity in your suggestion.
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AGreed - but I've just found that if you change the option at the bottom of the page to show threads from more than the last 75 days, the others appear.

Seems like a funny system; forums are only as good as their content and not showing all the threads by default may well make the forum to appear less popular to the casual visitor.
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AGreed - but I've just found that if you change the option at the bottom of the page to show threads from more than the last 75 days, the others appear.

Seems like a funny system; forums are only as good as their content and not showing all the threads by default may well make the forum to appear less popular to the casual visitor.
thanks, much appreciated. the 'default' obviously changed; didnt used to be that way.
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