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Old 11-27-2019   #21
Archlich
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Originally Posted by Henry Schimke View Post
The weather sealing on the M240-series cameras seems optimistic at best. I've used an M240 in the rain and it made me nervous. I think anything more than a light drizzle and I'd not do it again (water was visible under the bottom plate, with no obvious way to make sure that doesn't happen w/o adding my own sealing).

For heavy rain I think you will just always be better brining something designed with the intention of being used in that sort of weather. A mainline dSLR outdoor camera from Nikon or Canon is usually what I go with.
The lenses are not sealed too.

I remember Leica claiming the mount is sealed since it has a tight fit...well good luck with that.
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