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  1. Re: How are Camera Bellows UK bellows holding up over time???

    The title of this thread says: How are Camera Bellows UK bellows holding up over time???
    So are you saying that the original bellows made by the same manufacturer didn't hold up very well...
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    Re: Dating Derogy lens

    ...just seen this one...seems in beautiful shape:

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50891149297_b96fa6fa2e_b.jpg
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    Re: Dating Derogy lens

    That must be a very early RR ....any picture of the lens?
  4. Re: Voigtlander Bergheil bayonet flanges

    Quite some time ago a topic about these bayonet flanges was on the German LF forum, with same kind of question. Some member there had them replicated in the past (I followed that thread for a while...
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    Re: TT Camera and lens

    Great work - who did the bellows?
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    Re: Second Fastest Sinar Norma

    +1 +1 :-)

    Indeed what is at all fast about this camera ??

    ...further...considering the advertisement this camera doesn't seem to be meant for LF but merely MF - if that is the case I guess my...
  7. Re: Ernemann shutter id/age 120mm dagor lens

    Here you find a nice site (in Spanish) about Ernemann shutters. Yours is said to be from about 1909 - which seems correct since also shutters from other German make were until about 1912 in unpainted...
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    Re: Flange Troubles

    Well I guess because they stopped to do that kind of work; thats what I read in another thread
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    Re: Flange Troubles

    Did you or the machinist measure the thread? If you know the thread why not ask here if someone has a matching flange?

    some other threads with comparable flange questions/problems:
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    +1
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    Re: Collodion - Wet Plate Images

    Great results! They all capture the atmosphere of the old wet plate technique.
  12. Re: Mobile darkroom photography with Tin Type Trike | Our Vancouver

    thx for posting, great set up
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    Re: Lerebours Serial Number - Rice Writing

    sure, but isn't it also because Steven gave quite a different twist to this thread?.....
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    Re: what grit for ground glass

    Have 400, 600 and 1000. Especially for smaller glasses, such as a little ground glass for a Rolleicord, I use first 600 and then the 1000 to get a smooth surface.
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Being long inside the house during lock down, I wanted to try something on the table with a fully black background. I thought, ok what is nice to put in front of such a background, and since brass...
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    Re: Thread sizes of old compur 0s and 1s?

    here you find most specs of the more modern compur shutters:
    https://learncamerarepair.com/downloads/pdf/Compur-Factory-Shutter-Repair-Manual.pdf
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    Re: Bellows from ecbuyonline2008???

    Indeed It may work for you all, but you're referring to typical modern plate camera's (Linhof and the like - that indeed make use of the more synthetical bellows material) with detachable bellows...
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    Re: Bellows from ecbuyonline2008???

    Reading this I guess you're really missing what is important for me, and this is not the price. I don't rule custombellows out - but I like a broad perspective/mindset - If I have to pay let say...
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    Re: Bellows from ecbuyonline2008???

    No you're right, not 100% of course, perhaps even far from 100%, but that would not hold back me from looking at others than custombellows.... others might be able to provide a more classic look. ...
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    Re: Bellows from ecbuyonline2008???

    thanks Tobias, I have contacted him also - he is able to do the job, but looking at their current work it tends to look a bit too plastic to me.

    thank you Mitch, I didn't know that source, so...
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    Re: Bellows from ecbuyonline2008???

    To revive this thread which already has lots of info on ordering new bellows: I'm looking for someone who can make bellows which have a bit of the old fashioned look. Looking at pictures from...
  22. Re: Attempt to turn a 1880’s Studio Camera into a “Flat Pack” version

    Like Jody says; shouldn't your parts be in protected material before to put them in the box - and once they are the box in the picture might be too small already...

    Once I bought a half plate...
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    Re: A-Pattern or 'A' Pattern camera

    Thank you for showing your camera Karl - indeed 10x12 is impressive
    Just bought a whole plate one which is in need of some restoration, but all the wood is in terrible good condition - like yours...
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    Re: A-Pattern or 'A' Pattern camera

    Never had seen an 12 x 10 sample before, but here's one that someone recently bought and - apparently - is going to restore ..if at all possible...
    was surely a rare sample with all the brass...
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    Re: CC Harrison lens

    Oh sorry just had a look at the first picture (why is that one posted first?)......all these pictures make it not very clear for which lens he is actually asking questions <edit> although he says...
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    Re: CC Harrison lens

    ...it says: 'The Portrait' and ... for 20x24" , so must be huge coverage for portrait anyhow
    and not a radial drive lens
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    Re: It is Majestic!

    yep, you're (almost) there ;-)
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    Re: Watson Acme

    Sometime ago I started a little database on double bookform plateholders:

    Acme camera with matching half plate holders
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  29. Re: How to make a sports viewfinder or wire viewfinder?

    ....had to duplicate one from an original: made from a wired coat hanger :-)

    https://live.staticflickr.com/1605/23793081714_b1f254308a_b.jpg
    Zeiss Ikon Favorit - 10x15 by Ron (Netherlands), on...
  30. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Here in the Netherlands parcels are scrutinised by Post NL (post service) when it is imported from outside the common market and its value is above a certain (quite low) threshold - think it is about...
  31. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Yes Alan it is, acquiring goods from Britain (from a private seller) has now the same VAT-implications as it already had when acquiring goods from a private seller in the US - this was only (for some...
  32. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Thanks all who responded to this thread - If I'm correct, from the above responses the new rules as from 1/1 2021 are as follows (re responses from Iantou and PGK):
    1. import VAT and custom...
  33. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Not the same (I guess), when you buy from outside of the EU-common market it does not matter wether you buy from a person or from a company/enterprise, for both the import duties are charged, whereas...
  34. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Thanks Iantau for clarifying this. Indeed from the documents under the above link I get the impression there is now no tax free entrance anymore for British goods to the EU-common market (so not only...
  35. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Hi Paul, well the Custom charges are mainly VAT-related. My understanding was (but could be misunderstood) that for the next 4 or 5 years there wouldn't be a change, so Britain would still be part of...
  36. Re: Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    I just had ordered a nice camera - but the custom duties was 1/3 of the price (about GBP 100)....too bad, luckily the seller agreed to cancel the transactions.

    And for long I don't buy expensive...
  37. Brexit trade (custom) treaty - and Global Shipping Program (for EU trades)

    Dear fellow members, please be aware that when you buy something in Britain via *bay and the seller wants you to use the Global shipping program, that program does not comply with the Brexit free...
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    Re: A-Pattern or 'A' Pattern camera

    You have a very beautiful species there. Mine is also still in original condition and does not have new French Polish (guess I used extra light for the photo) - I have seen quite some A-patterns and...
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    Re: It is Majestic!

    Impressive indeed .....

    there are of course always bigger / stronger ones.....

    https://www.picclickimg.com/00/s/MTI3NFgxNTAw/z/2tEAAOSwVSFfHsuE/$/867-Hoh-Hahne-Reprokamera-_57.jpg
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    Re: A-Pattern or 'A' Pattern camera

    Thank you Graham for sharing your experience with the A-pattern and the ref on the plateholders. Apparently the bookform holders that came with my half plate Thornton Picard Imperial Perfecta seem to...
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