I am about to buy the HMC150, did you get the Diamond Warrenty and have you had to use it? It costs an extra 285$ dollars for 3 years protection.
Terms and Conditions
The portable electronic equipment covered by this service contract is guaranteed to operate according to manufacturer’s specifications for a period of 3 years from the date of purchase. Mack Camera & Video Service, Inc. shall repair, service or replace same to operate properly.
This Mack Camera & Video Service Inc. service contract covers:
* Manufacturer Defects
* Impact Damage
* Sand/Grit Damage
* Accidental Damage and Unintentional Abuse
* Mechanical Malfunctions
* Normal and Abnormal Wear and Tear
* 2 Free CCD Cleanings for SLR cameras for the Life of the Contract
* 1 Free Video Head Cleaning Per Year for camcorders for the Life of the Contract