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'Sup with all these Bolex Pros allofasudden?


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#1 rndfilms

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Posted 30 August 2006 - 11:17 PM

I thought this was a rare camera...by the way, how quiet are they? And who can do a super16 conversion?
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#2 Jon-Hebert Barto

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Posted 30 August 2006 - 11:42 PM

Its hard to find info on these....

and they always seem to be sold in pairs.(?) WTF? They also seem a little cheap for what they are....hmm ;)

I'd also like to know what other members have to say on the matter.
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#3 Douglas Hunter

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Posted 30 August 2006 - 11:43 PM

they are loud, better as an MOS rig. there are a number of places that will do the conversion such as these guys http://www.cameraspro.com/super16.html. Just google it.
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#4 Leo Anthony Vale

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Posted 01 September 2006 - 12:56 PM

they are loud, better as an MOS rig. there are a number of places that will do the conversion such as these guys http://www.cameraspro.com/super16.html. Just google it.


Those aren't the Bolex Pros.

This is:

http://home.germany....60/bo-blimp.htm

http://visualproduct...a...=17&Cat2=31

Rumored to be made by Arri for Bolex, bot definitely made in Gemany rather than Switzerland.
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#5 Douglas Hunter

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Posted 01 September 2006 - 01:46 PM

Those aren't the Bolex Pros.


my link was not for the purpose of identifying cameras. I was addressing his question of who can do a super 16 conversion.
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#6 adam berk

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Posted 22 December 2006 - 07:53 AM

anyone ever find out if the bolex pro could be converted to s16?
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#7 Alessandro Malfatti

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Posted 23 December 2006 - 11:15 PM

It might help a bit, I found this older thread about the Bolex Pro: http://www.cinematog...showtopic=13724
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