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#1 DaNiElE BeLArDo

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Posted 01 March 2006 - 02:39 AM

there are angenieux primo lenses specify for bolex rx?? do we have tried the normal angenieux (bell&howell..ecc..) mount on it?..... it is collimated?


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#2 Ian Marks

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Posted 01 March 2006 - 01:05 PM

I think you're asking if there are Angenieux prime (single focal length) lenses set up specifically for the Bolex Rex. Primos are something else (Panavision, I think). I own several C-mount Angenieux primes, but I've never seen one marked "Rx" or anything else indicating that it was set up for a Bolex from the factory. You might want to try them on your camera and see if they work well as they are. If not, a lens technician may be able to make a small adjustment to each lens to optimize it for the Bolex. Hope this helps.
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#3 Leo Anthony Vale

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Posted 01 March 2006 - 01:57 PM

I think you're asking if there are Angenieux prime (single focal length) lenses set up specifically for the Bolex Rex. Primos are something else (Panavision, I think). I own several C-mount Angenieux primes, but I've never seen one marked "Rx" or anything else indicating that it was set up for a Bolex from the factory. You might want to try them on your camera and see if they work well as they are. If not, a lens technician may be able to make a small adjustment to each lens to optimize it for the Bolex. Hope this helps.


---I seem to recall from an ancient Angenieux lenses brochure, that there were RX versions of the primes.
But as you imply, the trick is finding some.

I believe that Primo is also a Filipino beer.

---LV
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