Quote Originally Posted by vpwphoto View Post
What sold me on the 500cm system in 1995 (here in the USA) was when I went to check out the "electric Rollei" system, the dealer didn't even have a battery charged to demonstrate it for me. He talked about it, but I couldn't put it through it's paces.

Your story reminds me of the 1970 Plymouth Roadrunner with the 383 motor I found on a used car lot. The salesman told me that I couldn't test drive it due to their being no gas in the tank.

I still wonder if my being 18 years old at the time had something to do with it?