HCE - Used Equipment Grading System


L – “Like New” 97-99% of new condition.


E - “Excellent" 90-96% of original condition. Exceptionally nice. May have slight wear on finish but visible only under close inspection. Glass very clean.


G – “Good” 80-89% of original condition. Shows moderate wear for the age of the item. May have small dents and/or dings and slight finish wear. Glass may

have slight marks, anomalies and/or blemishes that will not affect picture quality.


B – “Bargain” 70-79% of original condition. Shows more than average wear for the age of the item. May have dents, dings and/or brassing and finish loss.

Glass may hay have marks, anomalies and/or blemishes that should not affect picture quality.


U – “Ugly” Very rough looking. Multiple impressions in metal, excessive finish loss and brassing. Glass will have marks, fungus and/or haze which will affect

picture quality.


Notice regarding product availability

Items listed on the Houston Camera Exchange used website are also available in the main brick and mortar store located at 5900 Richmond Ave., Houston TX 77057. Please be aware that although our inventory is automatically refreshed several times every hour, there is a possibility it may be sold in the store before you complete checkout. Adding an item your shopping cart does not place the item on hold in the main store. Should your item be sold in the main before your checkout is complete, you will be notified and your credit card will not charged. In many cases, we may have another comparable item that is not listed in the online store and you will be given the option to purchase it.