Originally Posted by Jim Andrada
Yes - I've noticed that it needs a long throw. But I've now tried four cables and none of them will engage.
Sounds like the threads are damaged.
One man's Mede is another man's Persian.
All but one of my LF lenses are pre-1940. One of them, when I first got it, had the broken off end of a cable release lodged in the socket. After removing that, a cable release could be installed without any problems. Just a thought.