Minolta Dynax 9 weather-resistant?

Discussion in 'Minolta' started by etosha, Jan 16, 2006.

  1. etosha

    etosha Guest

    Just bought a second-hand Minolta Dynax 9 body, and I would like to
    know if anyone has had any problems with it in hot and humid
    conditions. I am going to Gabon this summer for a month, and I am
    pondering whether or not to sell my other body (Minolta 800Si).

    cheers, Marko
    etosha, Jan 16, 2006
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    Bhup Guest

    Bhup, Jan 16, 2006
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    Alan Browne Guest

    It is designed for dusty, misty ugly weather. I've had mine misted up,
    sweated up (under the ski coat) and variably well dusted. No problems.

    The only malfunction I had was a film jam at -17°C on a very windy day
    (eg, it cooled off very quickly).

    I've had no hot weather problems, but I can't say it ever got really
    heat stressed. (high 30's at worst).

    Alan Browne, Jan 17, 2006
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