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#1 Keneu Luca

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 06:16 AM

My B&H 2592 16mm projector bulb blew out. Anyone have any extras? Or what I should expect to pay for one?

Thanks.
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#2 Mark Dunn

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 06:40 AM

http://search.ebay.c...l...earch&fgtp=
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#3 Keneu Luca

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 07:42 AM

Thanks for that. When I was doing my ebay searches, I was typing "2592"...I thought the bulb had to be specific to the projector model. I dont know poop Now for my next problem..can anyone here tell me how to tie my shoes?
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Edited by Keneu, 28 November 2006 - 07:43 AM.

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#4 Mark Dunn

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 11:39 AM

No problem. http://en.wikipedia....#Shoelace_tying

There are reassuringly few bulbs. I was relieved to find my Steenbeck took the same bulb as my slide projector. It's the 3-letter codes- FEX for blondes, DXX for redheads, etc.
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#5 Clive Tobin

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 10:50 PM

My B&H 2592 16mm projector bulb blew out. Anyone have any extras? Or what I should expect to pay for one?


I believe it takes the ELC which is quite a popular bulb. It should say the type, next to where the bulb is in the projector. Search on Ebay or go to Bulbtronics.com . Price range is from $5-$20 depending on whether old stock or prime current stuff, either should be fine.
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#6 Alessandro Malfatti

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 09:36 AM

Could be an EMM, my BH TQ3 uses the EMM bulb, which is an ELC with the pins facing sideways instead of to the rear. They are a bit harder to find, but don't cost much more than the ELC. If you're in europe you can try www.wittner-kinotechnik.de, all kinds of bulbs are available there at very decent prices (also MARC and HTI bulbs). http://www.wittner-k...ht/a_lampen.php
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#7 Preston Herrick

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 05:09 PM

Try www.bulbdirect.com

Good prices and service.
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#8 Clive Tobin

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 08:49 PM

Could be an EMM, my BH TQ3 uses the EMM bulb...


Not correct. In the USA only the B&H 1500 series projectors use the EMM/EKS bulb. The 2500s all use the ELC as far as I know. The 3500s actually made by Eiki also use it as do other brands such as Elmo that were trying to compete with B&H.
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#9 Keneu Luca

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 11:35 PM

I checked and it takes ELC. I found a good deal on ebay. I bought 3; theyre on their way.

Thanks everyone for your input.
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