Mine came with the ribbed nylon cover in perfect condition. Itīs a same, because I donīt like it , but that(and my clumsiness) stops me from changin it. I decided to buy mine after seeing Toddīs and Tafferīs photos.
I would like to see yours Taffer, it must look
Optikhit: I woud email Oleg, He has a wonderful reputation
as repairman and seller, and y saw an ISKRA in his "new arrival" list.