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#1 Antonio Bunt

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Posted 07 September 2014 - 10:15 PM

Is it still possible to get a good shaped Cameflex in the market? I see some kit on ebay popping every now and then but they are seldom seen.
Also, is it possible to convert them to 2-perf?
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#2 Thibaut de Chemellier

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 06:39 AM

Hi Antonio,

I want to sell my 3-perf modified Cameflex with 2  400ft mags and a Tobin Cinema System  motor (modern motor, very reliable 12V  4-50 fps)

Maybe you might be interested even if it's not a 2-perf model.

It comes with  2 Cameflex mount and a Nikon mount that must be reinstalled by a technician.

I may put it on ebay pretty soon, but I may prefer to set the Nikon mount before the sell...


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#3 Freya Black

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 06:42 AM

The CM3 used to be the easiest to convert to 2perf but I'm not sure there are many if any people doing 2perf conversions right now. :(

 

Freya


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#4 Jean-Louis Seguin

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 08:37 AM

Aranda Films had a three-perf modded Cameflex on eBay only a few days ago. It doesn't look like it sold.

the auction number was 141387993600

 
 
 

 

Cheers,

Jean-Louis


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#5 Antonio Bunt

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Posted 08 September 2014 - 05:10 PM

The good thing is that The lack of resources in the Third World have made camera technicians to be very creative over here so I guess I won't find trouble converting a camera relatively easy. The main problem Thibaut is that I'm based precily in Mexico City. The shipment may the really expensive.
Thanks a lot for the tips.
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#6 Davo McConville

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Posted 02 July 2015 - 01:30 PM

Hi Thibaut, did you sell your Éclair Cameflex yet? 

Thank you!

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