If the bottom plate is not making good elec. contact with the frame, juice
doesn't get through. Easy enough to happen when just sitting a long time,
esp. with some of that time in humid Houston. 😉
Clean where plate contacts body and make sure screws are not corroded and
Good Contacts Moose
On Thu, Oct 12, 2017 at 7:15 AM, Ken Norton <ken@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Crazy thought, but you don't have the mirror lock-up switch turned on, do
> you? Not that it should matter.
> Does the camera fire? Have you tried attaching and detaching an OM lens a
> couple of times?
> If I recall, this happened to me when I had the battery croak on me in the
> midst of a triggering of the shutter release and the battery failed between
> the point where the mirror went up and the shutter curtain fired.
> Can you fire the shutter at all or is it in complete lockup?
> AG Schnozz
> Ken Norton
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