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    Contact , carmize@hotmail.it , che did my one perfectly Aldo che build special cables andò modified few thinks. He is an electronic engineering and make many project....
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  • Weight, size, inertia and bounce 
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    I think this pretty much covers the "lack of support" question . . .    The couple of times I've called Tiffen, the support was above-and-beyond, even though it was for really cheap stuff.
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