Quote Originally Posted by LJSLATER View Post
I want to try an MD-3...
Anecdotal evidence, I know, but still--nothing but (reliability) grief with MD-3; gave up on them altogether entirely after missing shot after shot. I work my drives relatively hard, pretending the digi revolution never happened--MD-2 is worth its weight in gold... Hey, just think you're holding a gold bar, it might work!

PS. Have you tried lithium AAs in the MD-2? Noticeably lighter and faster.