Quote Originally Posted by Ryan! View Post
So I just got a new Kiev 88c (worked on by Hartblei according to eBay) and on my first shutter cock the knob jammed. !
Huh, small world. Mine made it all the way to the third shutter cocking before the shutter advance jammed solid.

Thanks for the info Ralph, here's hoping that Stanislav can give me a better option than shipping it back to the Ukraine.