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Where to recalibrate Minolta Colour meter ii in UK


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#1 Jon Rat

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Posted 16 April 2010 - 03:10 AM

Hi folks,

I'm pretty sure that the Minolta Colour meter ii I bought recently is a bit off with it's readings, does anyone know where in the UK I can get it re-calibrated at a reasonable price, Minolta don't seem to be replying to my email,

Cheers,

Jon
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#2 PETER KREKLOW

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Posted 16 April 2010 - 10:58 AM

Hi folks,

I'm pretty sure that the Minolta Colour meter ii I bought recently is a bit off with it's readings, does anyone know where in the UK I can get it re-calibrated at a reasonable price, Minolta don't seem to be replying to my email,

Cheers,

Jon


The only place I found is Quality Light Metric, 7095 Hollywod Blvd, Ste 550, Los Angeles, CA 90028
323 467-2265. George Miltone has been fixing all typres of meters for years. He just re-calibrated my Minolta Color Meter II, $90.00 US. It only took 1 day. Minolta has been sold to Sony and Sony is not supporting the Meters.
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#3 Matthew Parnell

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Posted 16 April 2010 - 10:59 PM

I second Quality Light Metric. Have only had good experiences and heard good things. Even over here in Australia.
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#4 Hal Smith

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Posted 17 April 2010 - 08:50 AM

George has some Color Meter II parts. Mine was badly screwed up. George replaced the filters, calibrated it, and when I got it back it was good as new.
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#5 Jon Rat

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Posted 18 April 2010 - 10:42 AM

Thanks for the replies everyone,

Does anyone know if Quality light Metric have a web address, I can't seem to locate it,

Cheers, Jon
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#6 Chris Keth

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Posted 22 April 2010 - 05:35 PM

Thanks for the replies everyone,

Does anyone know if Quality light Metric have a web address, I can't seem to locate it,

Cheers, Jon


They have no web presence at all. It's a bit of a strange place. Even when you live in LA, they still have you drop your meter at a box in a shipping store. Their phone number is (323) 467-2265.
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