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550d Rubber grips
« on: September 07, 2013, 03:56:57 PM »
Anyone know the best UK place to get replacement Canon parts?

Looking for the front and rear rubber grips

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Paul

Found these but I'm tight and think they're a bit steep lol

http://www.cameraspareparts.co.uk/genuine-canon-back-cover-grip-rubber-thumb-rest-with-tape-for-canon-eos-550d-3049-p.asp
http://www.cameraspareparts.co.uk/genuine-front-rubber-grip--tape-for-canon-eos-550d-dslr-camera-8903-p.asp
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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2013, 04:38:22 PM »
May be worth asking Canon what they would charge?  I've heard good things about their support.
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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2013, 05:26:43 PM »
Thanks Mike,

Did an enquiry on their website but it error'd lol

Mailed A.J. Johnstone in Glasgow to ask for the parts price
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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2013, 06:07:48 PM »
AJ Johnston want 50 + vat ffs! I think not.

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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2013, 07:27:13 PM »
Yea, saw them too Mike, thanks. I'll go with them but might take a while from HK. Cheers

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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2013, 10:17:45 PM »
Estimated delivery: Between Thursday, Sep. 26 and Thursday, Oct. 10

LOL oh well no hurry :)
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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #7 on: September 09, 2013, 10:27:36 PM »
In my experience, HK to UK is about 6 weeks so that seems about right

PS Buy some double sided carpet tape as sometimes the stuff that ships with grips isn't so great.
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Re: 550d Rubber grips
« Reply #8 on: November 27, 2013, 01:36:55 PM »
You're right Mike, its started to become unstuck already

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