Re: A camera MADE for RichA

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by Robert Coe, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. Robert Coe

    Robert Coe Guest

    Robert Coe, Dec 5, 2010
    #1
    1. Advertising

  2. Robert Coe

    Bruce Guest

    Robert Coe <> wrote:
    >On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby <>
    >wrote:
    >: It's got his name on it...
    >:
    >: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspartner=N
    >: Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>
    >
    >I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC. :^|



    It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    die-cast titanium alloy chassis.
     
    Bruce, Dec 5, 2010
    #2
    1. Advertising

  3. Robert Coe

    GMAN Guest

    In article <>, Bruce <> wrote:
    >Robert Coe <> wrote:
    >>On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby <>
    >>wrote:
    >>: It's got his name on it...
    >>:
    >>: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspartner=N
    >>: Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>
    >>
    >>I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC. :^|

    >
    >
    >It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    >die-cast titanium alloy chassis.
    >

    That thing has better specs than my first Olympus C2000z camera had!
     
    GMAN, Dec 6, 2010
    #3
  4. Robert Coe

    Robert Coe Guest

    On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 23:52:23 +0000, Bruce <> wrote:
    : Robert Coe <> wrote:
    : >On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby <>
    : >wrote:
    : >: It's got his name on it...
    : >:
    : >: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspartner=N
    : >: Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>
    : >
    : >I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC. :^|
    :
    :
    : It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    : die-cast titanium alloy chassis.

    Even so, Rich will almost certainly bitch about the sharp hand grip.

    Bob
     
    Robert Coe, Dec 6, 2010
    #4
  5. Robert Coe

    Bruce Guest

    Rich <> wrote:
    >Bruce <> wrote in
    >news::
    >
    >> Robert Coe <> wrote:
    >>>On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby
    >>><> wrote:
    >>>: It's got his name on it...
    >>>:
    >>>: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspa
    >>>: rtner=N Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>
    >>>
    >>>I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC.
    >>> :^|

    >>
    >>
    >> It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    >> die-cast titanium alloy chassis.
    >>
    >>

    >
    >No one has had the class to use titanium in a camera body unless the new
    >ltd ed. Leica M9 is really made out of solid titanium as opposed to a
    >skin of it. For $30k for the body, I'd hope so. Titanium isn't that
    >expensive, not for the amount needed for a camera body and it's no harder
    >to machine that some stainless steels.



    Whoosh !!!!
     
    Bruce, Dec 6, 2010
    #5
  6. Robert Coe

    Rich Guest

    On Dec 6, 7:17 am, Bruce <> wrote:
    > Rich <> wrote:
    > >Bruce <> wrote in
    > >news::

    >
    > >> Robert Coe <> wrote:
    > >>>On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby
    > >>><> wrote:
    > >>>: It's got his name on it...
    > >>>:
    > >>>: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspa
    > >>>: rtner=N Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>

    >
    > >>>I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC.
    > >>> :^|

    >
    > >> It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    > >> die-cast titanium alloy chassis.

    >
    > >No one has had the class to use titanium in a camera body unless the new
    > >ltd ed. Leica M9 is really made out of solid titanium as opposed to a
    > >skin of it.  For $30k for the body, I'd hope so.  Titanium isn't that
    > >expensive, not for the amount needed for a camera body and it's no harder
    > >to machine that some stainless steels.

    >
    > Whoosh !!!!


    Thanks, I got it. Your reply would have been, "No it doesn't have a
    titanium chassis!!!" Brilliant.
     
    Rich, Dec 6, 2010
    #6
  7. Robert Coe

    Whisky-dave Guest

    On Dec 6, 1:39 pm, Rich <> wrote:
    > On Dec 6, 7:17 am, Bruce <> wrote:
    >
    >
    >
    > > Rich <> wrote:
    > > >Bruce <> wrote in
    > > >news::

    >
    > > >> Robert Coe <> wrote:
    > > >>>On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby
    > > >>><> wrote:
    > > >>>: It's got his name on it...
    > > >>>:
    > > >>>: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspa
    > > >>>: rtner=N Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>

    >
    > > >>>I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC.
    > > >>> :^|

    >
    > > >> It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    > > >> die-cast titanium alloy chassis.

    >
    > > >No one has had the class to use titanium in a camera body unless the new
    > > >ltd ed. Leica M9 is really made out of solid titanium as opposed to a
    > > >skin of it.  For $30k for the body, I'd hope so.  Titanium isn't that
    > > >expensive, not for the amount needed for a camera body and it's no harder
    > > >to machine that some stainless steels.

    >
    > > Whoosh !!!!

    >
    > Thanks, I got it.  Your reply would have been, "No it doesn't have a
    > titanium chassis!!!"  Brilliant.


    But it's got an optical viewfinder
     
    Whisky-dave, Dec 6, 2010
    #7
  8. Robert Coe

    Bruce Guest

    Rich <> wrote:
    >On Dec 6, 7:17 am, Bruce <> wrote:
    >> Rich <> wrote:
    >> >Bruce <> wrote in
    >> >news::

    >>
    >> >> Robert Coe <> wrote:
    >> >>>On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby
    >> >>><> wrote:
    >> >>>: It's got his name on it...
    >> >>>:
    >> >>>: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspa
    >> >>>: rtner=N Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>

    >>
    >> >>>I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC.
    >> >>> :^|

    >>
    >> >> It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    >> >> die-cast titanium alloy chassis.

    >>
    >> >No one has had the class to use titanium in a camera body unless the new
    >> >ltd ed. Leica M9 is really made out of solid titanium as opposed to a
    >> >skin of it.  For $30k for the body, I'd hope so.  Titanium isn't that
    >> >expensive, not for the amount needed for a camera body and it's no harder
    >> >to machine that some stainless steels.

    >>
    >> Whoosh !!!!

    >
    >Thanks, I got it. Your reply would have been, "No it doesn't have a
    >titanium chassis!!!" Brilliant.



    No, you didn't get it at all. Hence "Whoosh !!!" again.
     
    Bruce, Dec 6, 2010
    #8
  9. Robert Coe

    Robert Coe Guest

    On Mon, 6 Dec 2010 05:44:13 -0800 (PST), Whisky-dave <>
    wrote:
    : On Dec 6, 1:39 pm, Rich <> wrote:
    : > On Dec 6, 7:17 am, Bruce <> wrote:
    : >
    : >
    : >
    : > > Rich <> wrote:
    : > > >Bruce <> wrote in
    : > > >news::
    : >
    : > > >> Robert Coe <> wrote:
    : > > >>>On Sun, 05 Dec 2010 15:20:56 -0600, George Kerby
    : > > >>><> wrote:
    : > > >>>: It's got his name on it...
    : > > >>>:
    : > > >>>: <http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?product_id=11061073&wmlspa
    : > > >>>: rtner=N Ka3hZyYoHA&sourceid=13206660341489458706>
    : >
    : > > >>>I'm sorry to break this to you, George, but Legos are made of PLASTIC.
    : > > >>> :^|
    : >
    : > > >> It's OK, Bob, under that brightly coloured plastic lurks a precision
    : > > >> die-cast titanium alloy chassis.
    : >
    : > > >No one has had the class to use titanium in a camera body unless the new
    : > > >ltd ed. Leica M9 is really made out of solid titanium as opposed to a
    : > > >skin of it.  For $30k for the body, I'd hope so.  Titanium isn't that
    : > > >expensive, not for the amount needed for a camera body and it's no harder
    : > > >to machine that some stainless steels.
    : >
    : > > Whoosh !!!!
    : >
    : > Thanks, I got it.  Your reply would have been, "No it doesn't have a
    : > titanium chassis!!!"  Brilliant.
    :
    : But it's got an optical viewfinder

    And Lego pegs on the top for the optional EVF.

    Bob
     
    Robert Coe, Dec 6, 2010
    #9
    1. Advertising

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.
Similar Threads
  1. Charles Schuler

    Rich and RichA posts

    Charles Schuler, Apr 9, 2006, in forum: Digital Photography
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    375
    Charles Schuler
    Apr 9, 2006
  2. jazu

    Rebel XT, made in Japan, made in Thailand

    jazu, Dec 8, 2006, in forum: Digital Photography
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    1,105
    John Turco
    Dec 12, 2006
  3. not disclosed

    Question for RichA

    not disclosed, Aug 24, 2007, in forum: Digital Photography
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    340
    John Turco
    Aug 28, 2007
  4. Giuen
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    1,418
    Giuen
    Sep 12, 2008
  5. Bruce

    Re: A camera MADE for RichA

    Bruce, Dec 6, 2010, in forum: Digital Photography
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    289
    Ollie Clark
    Dec 6, 2010
Loading...

Share This Page