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#1 mariano monti

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Posted 24 July 2009 - 04:54 PM

HELLO, IM FROM ARGENTINA, I HAVE A BOLEX EBM S16mm , THE CAMERA DONT HAVE THE BATERY BASE CONNECTION , ONLY THE 7 pin sockets ON THE BASE OF THE CAMERA, THE PROBLEM IS: I HAVE ONE CABLE , ONE SIDE WHIT 7 pin sockets MALE (TO THE CAMERA), AND IN THE OTHER SIDE 5 pin sockets (TO BATTERY), AND THE BOTTON ON/OFF CAMERA.
THE PQM ( CRYSTAL CONTROL UNIT ) HAVE ONE OUT 7 pin sockets FEMALE, ALL THIS WORK GOD IF YOU HAVE THE BATERY BASE , THIS ONE HAVE 2 7pin sockets SO YOU CAN CONECT ONE TO CAMERA AND THE OTHER ONE TO THE PQM, BUT IN ME CASE I DONT NOW HOW TO DO THE CONNECTIONS , SOMEONE CAN HELP ME , IS VERY IMPORTANT , THANK AND SORRY FOR ME BAD ENGLISH.

Mariano Monti
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#2 Jean-Louis Seguin

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Posted 24 July 2009 - 05:15 PM

Since the camera itself has no on/off switch, how are you currently running the camera without a flat base or a power grip?

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#3 Oliver Christoph Kochs

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Posted 24 July 2009 - 06:07 PM

Easy task ;-P
Note: The 7 pin plug has
a. the power supply
b. the pilot tone
c. the external crystal control
built in one plug - so you must...

Download the manual here:
http://www.apecity.c...tric_manual.pdf
Solder 10 pieces of 1.2 V NiMH (i'd rather use these as it is newer technology) in a row (solder the plus to the minus to the plus to the minus etc) and get a charger that can deal with NiMH at 12 Volts. Find a housing - preferrably the larger Bolex battery housings that were available for the EL...
Get a 7 pole screw in DIN Hirschmann connector here
https://www.buerklin...asp?l=e#F088700
Download this (if you don`t own a manual for your EBM already)
http://www.apecity.c...tric_manual.pdf
2 is PLUS 3 is MINUS which is from left to right on the PLUG!!!
Cross check this on page 4 of the PDF manual.

If it goes wrong: check the fuse.
Good luck and have fun with your Bolex.
I just love them...
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