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Old December 19th, 2003, 02:27 AM   #1
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Owners of PD170/VX2100, please help with this question+

I am wondering if the new viewfinder on the PD170/VX2100 can slide off like on the old PD150/VX2k? Is it basically the same lcd with a larger magnified viewfinder? I use it for an underwater housing and the space is tight. Need to know if it's possible to upgrade to the new camera with existing hardware. Thanks.
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Old December 19th, 2003, 05:19 PM   #2
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Yes it does slide off. As a matter of fact, I just tried it yesterday. Just press a spring loaded button, and off it comes.
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Old December 19th, 2003, 08:42 PM   #3
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Thx, just received mine and verified it too+

Had a bit of a panic attack when the manufacturer of my video housing said it wouldn't fit. Goes to show people should really test before going public.
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