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Lens cover cap broken

Hi there, my camera fell on the ground too! I'm lucky that it is still working but the little round cap that used to cover the objective lens is broken and now there is no protection on it. Do you know where I can buy another cap? Do you think it will be difficult to fix it once I got it? Assistance asked me 100 Euro just to give it a look.. Thanks for your help, if you need more info I will post it as soon as possible. Enrico

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Plastic ...find some expoxy and cut some round plastic thin from a old container and glue on the inside..make sure its clean and sandpaper 80 grit both sides ..or heat on a solder iron ..heat staples from stapler..on top of staple itself tell it perces through and heat alittle more into the plastic some ...repeat about 3-6 times..now other side bend the staple over..then tape over with black electrical tape top side to hid it. when i do it u cant tell and its stronger. CrazyLarry

Posted on Jun 27, 2007

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There are no Spares for these I feel Canon Technical Support may have a solution or a little bit of imagination and a suitable bottle/jar top may serve- with a little piece of fine cord to loop around the camera body

Posted on Jun 26, 2007

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