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Old 3 Weeks Ago   #3481
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Where have all the om4/3 finger grips gone?
Were they an optional extra?
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Where have all the om4/3 finger grips gone?
Were they an optional extra?
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They are pretty rare and usually pretty expensive. I have 5 of them, but I have always thought they would make a terrific (and easy) 3D printing project.
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This is getting out of hand: 9x OM-1

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Thanks Steve! Was a bit unsure about posting a picture taken with a Leica in the OM thread
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This is getting out of hand: 9x OM-1
If you want to get rid of one of those, I can pass my Address

My OM-1 has been sitting idle and jammed for a while and I want to arrange a CLA.

Two months ago I saw a listing for an OM2 with a 50mm for 30. Idiot me to pass it up as I was academically busy. Keeping track of new listings.

I thought I'd leave 35mm aside but I've been too nave. I did grab a cheap Nikon F80 and it is fun, but the Prime experience still is in OM.
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If you want to get rid of one of those, I can pass my Address

My OM-1 has been sitting idle and jammed for a while and I want to arrange a CLA.

Two months ago I saw a listing for an OM2 with a 50mm for 30. Idiot me to pass it up as I was academically busy. Keeping track of new listings.

I thought I'd leave 35mm aside but I've been too nave. I did grab a cheap Nikon F80 and it is fun, but the Prime experience still is in OM.
Thanks, but I use them all the time and they are rotated from time to time.
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If you want to get rid of one of those, I can pass my Address

My OM-1 has been sitting idle and jammed for a while and I want to arrange a CLA.

Two months ago I saw a listing for an OM2 with a 50mm for 30. Idiot me to pass it up as I was academically busy. Keeping track of new listings.

I thought I'd leave 35mm aside but I've been too nave. I did grab a cheap Nikon F80 and it is fun, but the Prime experience still is in OM.
If it's a self timer jam, it's easy to unjam, but I don't know how to fix it permanently (other than a service).
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If it's a self timer jam, it's easy to unjam, but I don't know how to fix it permanently (other than a service).
Began as such and probably related.
I retookit from storage and tried to see again. Back when it jammed heavily I took out the bottom plate to see, and there's a little lever that moves when cocking, pivoting when actioning the shutter but it does not return all the way to the initial position. The shutter button remains soft and I can see that the lever cannot be released as it does not catch.

I have seen though that running the selftimer does let me shoot and wind, but afterwards the button remains soft.

Was looking to send it out to one of the UK based repairers.

I bought it CLA'd in '08 but probably the Fall temperatures of Sweden and the craze of NYC didn't help it! After a couple weeks of sitting idle, suddenly jammed... Last actuation was with a cable release, which I don't know to what extent may have done something.
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Look what showed up in the mail Friday! Two pounds of my favorite coffee and an OM 4TI. 'll have plenty of energy to put it through its paces this weekend.

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This is getting out of hand: 9x OM-1
Looks like you need a few more lenses...
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Looks like you need a few more lenses...
Could do with the 24mm /2.8 and the 85mm /2 as these are the only ones that I would use and I don't have.
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