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Nikon D70 Repair

Hairline crack from fall below built in flash. As you look into eyepiece numbers across the bottom are slanted. Worth repairing?

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  • RalphP Nov 11, 2007

    Actually, it not the eyepiece, its the numbers inside that you see through through the eyepiece that are slanted after the fall. If they slip any further they won't be visible.



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Mr. Jodie,

Don't want to argue at all. I understand that I really don't need to have the chassie repaired. It's the indicators and readouts along the bottom of the viewfinder when you look through the eyepiece, they're slanted from the fall. The help I want is the answer to the question: Is it worth having the readout and indicators portion that are slanted fixed. The eyepiece is ok. Thanks.

Ralph P.

Posted on Nov 13, 2007

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Well, it depends on the extent of the repair. You don't necessarily need to repair the crack on the chassis, just the damage to the eyepiece components. Yes, it's worth repairing. Those D70s are just the right tool for people who want fine art pictures from a camera simple enough for a novice to use. The eyepiece is your most important resource when you're shooting, so you really want to make sure that it works as well as you do!

Posted on Nov 11, 2007

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    Look, you didn't ask a question. You asked for an opinion. I offered it and now you want to argue about it? What's that about? If you need technical information then ask a rational question. Are you here to pick a fight or get help?



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