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#1 480sparky

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Posted 19 October 2016 - 11:14 PM

Every once in a while, Craigslist has a real deal.  Today, I picked up these gems:

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Nikon FG, 50/1.8 Series E, a Five-Star 70-200/4.5, Nikon SB-15 speedlight and a CPC case.

All for a whopping fifty bucks!  I think the camera will need new seals, but so far it all seems to be working.

Happy birthday to me!


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Posted 19 October 2016 - 11:17 PM

S W E E T !

 

Well done.


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Posted 19 October 2016 - 11:25 PM

Great buying Sparky.... well done.


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Posted 19 October 2016 - 11:39 PM

Gosh, does that bring back memories!

Cool purchase.


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Posted 20 October 2016 - 12:56 AM

The FG was the first Nikon I bought with my own money. Great little camera, nice and light, decent feature set and nice to see an E-Eeries with the silver ring.

 

Make sure you put new batteries in as they're notorious for locking when they get a bit low - if it does, turn the shutter dial to M90 which usually free's the mirror and if that fails get a thin towel or similar bang it down hard on its base.


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