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Offline hssutton

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Why is Nikon equipment so fragile :)
« on: November 13, 2010, 09:26:28 AM »
Why is Nikon equipment so fragile :)

This guys equipment just fell into little pieces. 

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Offline Graham

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Re: Why is Nikon equipment so fragile :)
« Reply #1 on: November 13, 2010, 01:02:53 PM »
   Because it's junk!.....But it's cheap junk, thats why folks like Oldboy and myself use it! :2funny:
   That chap did'nt seem overly botherd though.
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Re: Why is Nikon equipment so fragile :)
« Reply #2 on: November 13, 2010, 01:23:08 PM »
Its probable that all brands of pro cameras would have suffered the same kind of damage, weatherproofed is one thing but i have not seen an indestructible :knuppel2: model from any manufacturer.
The owner was not bothered the slightest, just an insurance claim to him.  ;)

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Re: Why is Nikon equipment so fragile :)
« Reply #3 on: November 13, 2010, 07:14:57 PM »
At least the compact flash card did well!  :2funny: :uglystupid2:

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Re: Why is Nikon equipment so fragile :)
« Reply #4 on: November 13, 2010, 08:39:36 PM »
OMG! And to think that I almost cried cause I paid $250US for my camera...and it doesn't accept external lenses! LOL
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AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6.G VR
Nikkor 70-210mm f4-f5.6 AF Macro Zoom
AF-S DX Nikkor 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6.G ED VR

 

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