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    Re: Greetings from NY

    there are enough nyers, we can start our own crime wave.
  2. Re: anyone print 4x5 negatives with a black border?

    im using a 135mm lens on my bessler 45. i dont get any clipping at all. but the light circle is very close to the edges... im using a cold light with a diffuser and the condensers. my enlarger also...
  3. Re: Repair metal surface for rear shutter curtain on Graflex Speed Graphic

    +1 gun blue
  4. Re: Retaining ring for Wollensak 8x10 Rapid Symmetrical lens

    https://www.thorlabs.com/newgrouppage9.cfm?objectgroup_id=1535

    https://picclick.ca/Retaining-Ring-Copal-Compur-0-Shutter-Rodenstock-Fujinon-182980998203.html


    retaining rings
  5. Re: How refurbish old Gitzo Rational PL-5 head so forward/back tilt locks solidly?

    i had a similar problem with an old bogen head. because its a simple friction clamp system, the handle tightens and pulls the split housing together to grip the axis... greasing may make your...
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    Re: Bolts in an Envelope

    seriously? all this concern over a tiny camera screw that has nearly no load, has to meet gov spec? its not a space mission camera... its a 60 year old junkyard fixer upper camera tc is repairing.
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  7. Re: Scientific reason why some developers causes decrease film speed

    bill, thanks for the article. to download it you have to go to this link...
    https://sci-hub.hkvisa.net/10.1117/12.933997#
  8. Re: Scientific reason why some developers causes decrease film speed

    exactly on point!

    seems the argument is over a measely half stop... does it make that much difference? no!

    best advice is standardise what ever you are using to give you the most consistant...
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    Re: Bolts in an Envelope

    next time you see a junk camera at a garage sale for 50cents, buy it and strip it down to the very last screw.

    you'll never need to buy another camera screw for the rest of your life!
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    Re: Post yer 35mm shots!

    216661

    taken with a pentax spotmatic on triX
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    Re: 2 sheets of film in the same holder?

    its happened to me when first time loading in many years. 2 sheets felt like one in the dark.

    negative on top turned out fine with minor scratching, the one below was just blotched. but when i...
  12. Re: LF hikers, do you remove plastic tree ribbons?

    sometimes the park service puts up ribbons to mark areas that need service or blazing a new trail or to mark where new trail markers are to be put by the volenteers. . removing them may just mean...
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    Re: Tripod for Wista metal field camera

    https://www.largeformatphotography.info/forum/showthread.php?163947-Bogen-Manfrotto-3001-Tripod-w-3-way-head
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    Re: Vintage Camera Repairs - anyone left?

    Here is a site that once upon a time was the meca of vintage camera repairs. Its finally been resurected so it needs more people participating... go register and ask your question there? You can also...
  15. Re: Now e-Bay wants my SSN and bank account info . . .???

    Notify flea bay concerning the message... it sounds like someone is phishing for info.
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    Re: Dating your prints

    i dated my wife before we got married.
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    Re: A simple and practical 4x5 snapshot camera

    its a kickstarter with no reward according to the add linked by the op.

    its a really nice 3d ptinted camera idea. i hope to see it marketed although it was suposed to be sold on ebay, which i cant...
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    Re: Best dual axis bubble spirit?

    Those B&H prices are totally nuts for made in china garbage.

    Take your pick of these on amazon.... and send me the difference?

    https://www.amazon.com/camera-level/s?k=camera+level

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    Re: Pencil of Rays

    thank. i started reading it on line, a bit lengthy. im looking for the pdf version so i can dowload n read off line. i signed up as well. interesting stuff like this always gets my attension.
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    Re: How to shorten a Sinar rail?

    using a machine can get out of control very fast. why not just use a hack saw, then file it clean?

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    Re: Best Seller light head

    this is the one with the bad optoisolator. I never got the replacement part number... the people that did replace it never got back to me.


    update on a repair for this problem 5/13/21.........
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    Re: ID-Art Mobile app INTERPOL

    that app supposed to id stolen art? id like to scan my collection. ive always wondered if my rombrants were stolen... oh and my arnold davinci drawings and that monti lisa i bought in times square...
  23. Re: NYC Launches a $25M WPA-style Recovery Program for the Arts

    makes me wonder if the accepted art will be mostly politically themed.

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    Re: DIY Wehman Not for Profit

    i once had a roto punch... the turret had cutters from 1/16 to 2" punches. i could punch out those holes in minutes.
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    Re: DARKROOM - Electric Questions

    as for gfi?... check your local electrical codes first! my bathroom and darkroom are fully protected... why take a chance over saving a few bucks?
  26. Thread: Editioning

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    Re: Editioning

    editions only count if you destroy the negative at the end of the run and certify it will never be printed again.
  27. Re: new member intro, and, lens purchase dilemna...

    return it! its not as advertised.

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    Re: Getting back into film - why not LF?

    once upon a lifetime ago, i used lf alot. sold everything but recently i picked a wista. is a nice camera, a bit heavy but built like a tank.

    now depending how n what you plan to do with your...
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    Re: Omega Super Chromega Service Manual

    i found this while doing a quick search... ic_racer is in here... maybe pm him?

    https://www.photrio.com/forum/threads/super-chromega-d-color-maintenance-question.165564/
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    Re: Omega Super Chromega Service Manual

    hahahahaha did you take pictuers while you were taking it appart?

    im sure someone has the manual because its came up so many times here and another forum.

    google is your friend.
  31. Re: Durst L184 lift motor controller schematic

    try contacting these people?
    http://glennview.com/durst.htm

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  32. Re: If one is good 2 must be better. Durst 184 rebuilds

    they look like my drill press! those are great well built enlargers. shame not many appreciate quality anymore in our disposable society. i love stuff like that, i just dont have the space for it n...
  33. Re: Advice needed - Cleaning smudged groundglass

    take it out n wash it with dish soap and hot water.

    take note of how its all orientated if its a sandwich or has a Fresnel.



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    Re: Kilburn Gun Camera

    Animal lovers use that to hunt deer.
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    Re: OCR From Google Photos

    thats pretty cool. i know my old scanner has an ocr feature but ive never tried it.
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    Re: How Many Pros use LF?

    I had a camera repair business that made most of its income from commercial industry photographers.... advertisers mostly used large format equipment. The studio photogs n wedding shops used MF...
  37. Poll: Re: What's your #1 anxiety about LF (in your personal life)?

    carrying so much stuff.
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    Re: Sticky Synchro-Compur Shutters

    which shutter do you have? look through the repair manual and read up on it... you may change your mind once you see what you are getting into...
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    Re: Sticky Synchro-Compur Shutters

    cla... good shutters are becoming harder to replace.

    $100 to $175
  40. Re: Circuit diagram needed for Durst power supplies EST 301 and EST 450

    did you restore the traces from the power resistors? just jumper it with wire. the burnt traces will cause increased resistance n just fry again if they arent completely fried.

    ill assume you...
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