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11-20-2012, 11:58 PM - 1 Like   #16
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QuoteOriginally posted by wolffy Quote
this guy makes some real nice covering kits I have one for a Oly E-PL3 it's well done. maybe if we start emailing him he will do something for a K-01
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Great! Maybe he can turn all K-01's into yellow

11-21-2012, 06:34 AM   #17
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Yellow! how about blue lizard embossed cowhide. sadly No K-01 yet. but the Q lives
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QuoteOriginally posted by wolffy Quote
Yellow! how about blue lizard embossed cowhide. sadly No K-01 yet. but the Q lives
I only wish he'd make one for the K-01... So it'd match my Q...


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Okay yeah, after about 15 seconds with the camera in my hands... the whole rubber door thing is way overblown by every reviewer out there. It's FINE. It's not difficult to open or close in the least.

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As the jaguar guy said, you can definitely use young cherry bark to do the curved gripwork. you'll want a high res 3D scan or schematic of the K-01 (with rubber stripped off) to make a fitting mold, and use that to mold and shape the bark.

https://www.google.com/search?q=kabazaiku&tbm=isch
http://tomioka-shoten.co.jp/en/kabazaiku.html

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