Originally Posted by HuubL
I got it with the metal levers. It's one of the last 100 chrome M4s made in Wetzlar and it was sold to the photography department of the university department where I work. I personally knew the photographer who ordered the camera and I can't imgine that he or any other university employee would request an a-la-carte Leica M4. So I like to think that for finishing the last batch of M4s Leica scraped parts together. I got the camera when the department was closed.
I've asked around if this could be a special, but everyone tells me this would be an easy thing to do and the metal levers would not increase the value.
Who cares if it's worth any more than a regular M4, it's beautiful camera