Ha ha... my review of the K-01 case

Started Mar 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
viking79 Forum Pro • Posts: 14,137
Re: Ha ha... my review of the K-01 case

SRT201 wrote:

Forget the camera cost... It's a $300 synthetic leather pouch!!!! It practically begs to be ridiculed!

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I think the exterior is deerskin, much more expensive than cow hide.  Not $300 more expensive.  However, they call it "deerskin material", no idea what that means.

That is pretty ridiculous.  Pentax must have been hoping wealthy investors would buy the K-01. When they can't sell the camera bodies until dropping price to $300-400, they aren't going to sell a pouch for the same


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