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10-26-2016, 03:40
Hi Folks,

I have an Olympus 35 RC which I love using. I recently shot a roll of Fujifilm Acros 100 with it and was well pleased with the combination of camera and film.

One thing, the focusing ring is quite loose and I sometimes find that the focusing shifts without me noticing. Has anyone else come across this problem and is it easily fixable?

Best wishes

10-26-2016, 04:14
Welcome Stuart,
Mine is not that stiff, but neither loose as you say
I am not good at repairing but certainly the experts will soon come to the rescue.
Alas it is a long time that I am not using the nice RC and neither any of my film cameras
I tried to slim my collection but to no avail.
Here in Italy I guess the martphones rule more than in any other place
Best wishest to you too

10-26-2016, 04:37
Hi Paul, thank you - I know what you mean about trying to slim your camera collection, sometimes you are just too tempted. I've just bought a black Trip35 on ebay, been looking for one for ages, couldn't resist!

Best wishes

10-26-2016, 07:18
Mine was loose, not as loose as yours. I had it fixed.