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    San Francisco APUGers, I need to borrow something...

    Hello. I sent my light meter to be properly calibrated and I need to borrow one (reflective light meter) for a class I'm starting next week. Can someone help me out? I'll leave a deposit if necessary. Post back here or email me at macandal yahoo com. Thanks.
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    I've got a Pentax spotmeter if you need it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rorye View Post
    I've got a Pentax spotmeter if you need it.
    rorye, I would love take you up on your offer. Like I said, I can leave a deposit with you. The class lasts for 6 weeks (June 12 to July 17). What area of San Francisco do you live in?
    --Mario

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    Adolph Gassers might be able to rent you one and cut you a deal for a long term rental.
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    Okay APUGers, the meter I was going to borrow has gone AWOL. I still need to borrow one. Can someone hook me up? Like I said, I can give you a deposit. Thanks.
    --Mario

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    Please.

    Anyone?
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    Gassers has a Sekonic L-508 they rent for $15 per weekend or $45 per week. Rent that one for your first week and then ask around the class. Likely someone will have something to lend you. Otherwise buy a used one from Gassers or ebay and re-sell after. Used good ones hold their value well. At least in the short term. I'd lend you mine but I'm shooting in NY in a couple weeks and then going to the Sierras right after that and am using it both times.
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    I got a Gossen Luna Pro SBC.

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    Don't have a spare meter so sorry I can't help. Just for future reference, I send my meter to Quality Light Metric down on Hollywood and had it back in less than a week and in perfect working order.

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    Roger, I've got the meter to spare but there's logistics issues, you heading down this way in the next few days?

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