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Old 14th May 2011
Dick Bowman Dick Bowman is offline
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Re: BLM-1 genuine batteries... or are they???

I've been using Hama BLM-1 equivalents for a couple of years - quite happy with them. The contacts are (or look to be) gold-plated, which might be a good thing. Only thing that puzzles me about these equivalents is why they don't come with the clip-over shields that you get with the Olympus originals - feels like a miserably petty bit of cost-cutting.

Looking for "bargains" from unknown sellers on Ebay has never much appealed to me.
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