Jump to content


Photo

PTR rollers


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Pete Barth

Pete Barth

    New

  • Basic Members
  • Pip
  • 1 posts
  • Sound Department

Posted 14 March 2012 - 02:59 PM

Hello all,

I am going to transfer very old 35 mm optical sound rolls.

I am constructing a reproducer to do it that is using idler rollers from a telecine,
so that the film will be only touched on the edges.
Drive sprocket is adjustable to allow for shrinkage.

My Magnatech deck (highly modified) uses a good wow and flutter damper with two dancer arms.
I am going to replace the two idler rollers with telecine PTR rollers.
That way the film only touches rubber.

Question:
Where can I get the PTR rollers that are about 1 1/4 inch diameter?
I need two sets of rollers, and two mounts.
(Not the 3 inch Kodak ones.)

I have both mono and stereo PEC cells, into 3 Jensen mag preamps (converted to optical.)
Universal Audio 2192 converters.
Logic Pro for 192K sound files.
Tension servos are adjustable to stop at any warble larger than a splice for safety.

Thanks for any help
and all suggestions are welcome,

Pete Barth
Hollywood
retired from Paramount
(but can't stop working)
  • 0

#2 Robert Houllahan

Robert Houllahan
  • Sustaining Members
  • 1584 posts
  • Industry Rep
  • Providence R.I.

Posted 14 March 2012 - 03:41 PM

A new group of people have taken over San Labs in Canada and they have PTR mounts and PTR's

http://fxsys.ca/

-Rob-
  • 0


Abel Cine

Opal

rebotnix Technologies

Ritter Battery

Glidecam

CineTape

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS

Technodolly

Broadcast Solutions Inc

FJS International, LLC

Visual Products

Metropolis Post

Gamma Ray Digital Inc

Rig Wheels Passport

Paralinx LLC

The Slider

CineLab

Willys Widgets

Wooden Camera

Aerial Filmworks

Tai Audio

Ritter Battery

Wooden Camera

Broadcast Solutions Inc

Metropolis Post

Gamma Ray Digital Inc

FJS International, LLC

Paralinx LLC

Tai Audio

Visual Products

Aerial Filmworks

Abel Cine

Technodolly

Willys Widgets

Rig Wheels Passport

The Slider

CineLab

Glidecam

CineTape

rebotnix Technologies

Media Blackout - Custom Cables and AKS

Opal