W G wrote:I'd make a comment from left of field and say that before you do anything you should perhaps run a roll of film through it while you still can.
I wouldn't do the roll of film justice, but I know Doug would so,
As its Doug that is interested I was going to bring it up to my dads block with the lens
Doug if you want the matching Yashica lens for it just see if you can scrounge up a
-50mm or wider
-52 or 58mm threaad (I have a reverse thread for either)
-and bring a roll of film to the block when you come
-I will even replace the two small batteries for you so she is ready to run.
food for thought
I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can't see from the center.