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Re: [Rollei] dirty mirror??

At 01:05 PM 4/4/2003 -0500, you wrote:
>OK, so on removing the hood, found a very dirty mirror & backside of taking
>lense, cleaned both. Unfortunately, the mirror does appear to have the
>flaking silver coating, & started to come off, a little bit was off b4 I
>started....so carefully & lightly cleaned the best I could without further
>  So whats the idea on getting a new mirror? Just out of curiosity, is this
>something I could bring to a local glass company & say "Can you make me a
>mirror this shape?"  Or would that just be ridiculously expensive??
>~~Rose Pasquarelli

How much came off and how does it work now?

If the flaked areas are relatively small, they might not do much more than 
decrease the viewer brightness.

Don Williams
La Jolla, CA