Quote Originally Posted by dachyagel View Post
I just tried to test the meter outside, and the battery isn't working (I didn't have a cap on the lens). For those of you who have asked me to test the accuracy of the meter, take my advice: never trust the accuracy of a 50 year old light meter! Use a modern, handheld digital meter -- you will save money in the long run, trust me.
Thanks. For B&W even old meters in old cameras like this are usually close enough if working. My son is 11 years old and a total newb so I'd want something real simple for him than having to use handheld meter at this point, but thanks...