Quote Originally Posted by Tom Richard View Post
Keep in mind that some of these cameras are 40+ years old and have seen more service than what is to be expected of their modern digital counterparts. They have already overdelivered and then some. A few kinks every now and then should be acceptable :-)
Exactly what I was gonna say. An EL was more than likely used in a high volume biz of some sort like catalog etc.
Some of these can be quite ragged by now.