oh yes, very restrictive, and most useless... please send them my way so I can dispose of them properly

haha, but really, maybe both nikons would be good. I always like to have a spare backup body, loaded with different film for changing light. And if you just bring Ai, or AIS lenses you can swap them around easily on both bodies. Maybe even pass the FE around to the wife a kids to have fun with(and to carry a bit of the weight hehe).