View Full Version : Which Rollfilm Holder for Ebony 23 SW
i recently purchased an Ebony 23 SW.
I have 2 questions: I know that the Horseman 6x9 Back will fit. Than i saw a Wista Type D 6x9 Rollfilm Magazin at ebay. Will it fit my Ebony?
What kind of reflex viewer/right angle viewer can i use?
The two backs are the same.
They're not the same. I've owned both types. I expect they should both be mechanically compatible with an Ebony's baby Graflok fitting. If you can, though, buy with a return privilege, just in case.
Thank you Dan and Oren!
I will try it, itīs a dealer - no risk.
Does anybody has a tip for an angle viewer?
I had the Horseman 6x9 angle viewer briefly. I would expect it to fit the Ebony, because it attaches with the Graflok sliders and as I recall there wasn't anything about the shape that was likely to run into an obstruction on the body. Unfortunately, I didn't like it. I found the view dim and not especially clear. And it was a nuisance to have to use the Graflok sliders not only for the rollholder but for the viewer as well. I think it would be even more annoying on the Ebony, which has a very handy swing-out GG - you'd be bypassing that in favor of an alternative that's a lot slower, more fiddly and less clear.
I think ideally it would be nice to have some sort of viewer that attaches directly to the swing out GG frame of the Ebony. This may require a custom adaptation - you might ask Ebony about it.
I used this camera for several years and wasn't impressed with the mono Horseman viewer, which Ebony adapted as I recall. All three Horseman backs worked perfectly.
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