Screw-mount Leicas have been the hardest for me

Quote Originally Posted by bblhed View Post
Here is something I have learned. On the FM once I think I have it loaded I rewind the film until I have some tension in it so that when I wind the camera I can see the rewind knob turn when I advance the film that way I know the film is advancing.
^^ this is what I do, and it has helped every time (along with trimming the leader.)