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#1 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 06 January 2017 - 11:26 AM

Super 16 Reflex Bolex H16...

The conversion has been made and ready for action!


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#2 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 06 January 2017 - 12:15 PM

thought I had attached this photo...

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#3 Michael Carter

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 05:58 PM

Where did you get it done?

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#4 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 06:07 PM

Hi Michael,

 

The conversion was done at the shop of Dr. Bolex.... I made the conversion plans and specs and had the work done there myself.

Did it all the modifications by the numbers and seem to have worked great... However I will say brought me to my knees machining the new parts.


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#5 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 08:56 PM

Here are two camera I just finished...

 

http://www.ebay.com/...984.m1555.l2649

 

http://www.ebay.com/...984.m1555.l2648


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#6 Ted Keaton III

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Posted 21 January 2017 - 05:44 AM

Arthur, you're a master craftsman! Thanks for posting your efforts! 


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#7 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 21 January 2017 - 08:44 AM

Thanks Ted!!!

 

Here's another conversion and a relist of a previous camera.

 

REX4: Complete conversion

http://www.ebay.com/...984.m1555.l2649

 

REX: Complete conversion with enhanced reflex viewer. Switched out the optics and wow and much larger image.

http://www.ebay.com/...984.m1555.l2649

 

Thanks for looking...

Arthur!


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#8 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 28 January 2017 - 09:57 PM

Hello Again,

 

Here yet another super 16mm conversion on a REX 3.

http://www.ebay.com/...49:s-l1600.jpg]

 

 

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Posted 29 January 2017 - 09:01 AM

Tempting
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#10 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 29 January 2017 - 10:16 AM

Well that one is gone quickly.

 

SOLD IT this morning.


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Posted 07 February 2017 - 04:33 AM

WOW, just finished up a conversion to the EBM - But in the conversion process I found that the 13X viewfinder got 20% wider... its huge now!!!

 

 

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#12 Arthur Sanchez

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Posted 11 February 2017 - 09:59 AM

Yep, that's what I'm talkn' bout!!!

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