Quote Originally Posted by Robclarke View Post
I am not sure about the winder, the winding mechanism works so smoothly part of the joy of using it is the winding on.
You're absolutely right. But my problem was I forgot to wind, missing a lot of shots, since I was used to a Nikon F5 and F4s with auti film transport.
And I like the extra grip. There are also grips without motor transport. I've got one on my old Leica M4-2.