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Old 03-10-2008   #34
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Neither is pocketable, but surely you don't believe that the M8 is the same size & weight as the D200 (even assuming each has a comparable prime attached)?

However, I do agree that a compact digital like the Caplio might be more "mind-emptying" than a D200 & be a lot easier to carry around.

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Originally Posted by kevin m
The M8 isn't any more pocketable than the D200.

Try this on for size:

http://www.rangefinderforum.com/phot...p?product=9769
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