10-13-2014 08:41 PM
I think you've said it all and you're definitely not being too picky. I agree the two areas you pointed out raise red flags on this one -- perhaps repaired or perhaps post-war assembly. It's a common enough badge that you can wait for a better example.
Hi Rod, I think you are right mate, the hinge and catch do look "flimsy" compared to the original Norm has posted to compare with. Leon.
"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway
thanks chaps for helping me make my mind up once and for all.
checked out a few of these, but thought I would post just in case the manufacturer had slightly changed the set up at some point. but all that I looked at were the same as Norms example.
so its a no no for me