D600 and D7000 shutter scratch - another reason for spots?

Started Nov 13, 2012 | Discussions thread
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
tisbonephoto
New MemberPosts: 6
Like?
D600 and D7000 shutter scratch - another reason for spots?
Nov 13, 2012

Just found another potential reason of the "oil/dust" problems. The coating on the lower part of the shutter courtain gets scratched off as it moves (maybe sweeped is a better word).. I first noticed it in my friend's D7000 with a higher shutter count - it's pretty evident. In my D600 it's only noticable if I look at a right angle. There are shiny(-er), curved stripes on the matte coating.

D7000 shutter scratch

D600 shutter scratch

Anyone else have it?
I wonder what Nikon would say - "normal wear"?  "Sand got in"? Sent them those pictures today.
D700 shutter is made of different material - no problems there, D300 and D90 shutters look similar to D600, but I haven't found any scratches either.

-- hide signature --

www.topinfrared.com

Nikon D300 Nikon D600 Nikon D700 Nikon D7000 Nikon D90
If you believe there are incorrect tags, please send us this post using our feedback form.
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow