Ricoh More from this Seller. February 1, at 5: All Auction Buy It Now. These terms are non-negotionable, Do not contact us after the auction and ask for a change in terms or lower shipping fees. I don’t know whether you need to code to enter in the keypad to get it out of the cabinet. However, as I mentioned in the video…This is no Rolleiflex.
I think there are just two screws at the top of the front plate and two at the bottom the ones at the bottom are also little feet. I had three of these cameras! Thank you for looking and have a great day! All Auction Buy It Now. I lost a lot of shots until I figured out how to hold it, triggering the shutter with my left hand. As I mentioned above, mine was this way and required some effort to get it working. Focusing is exactly as on the Lubitel, with the two lenses geared together rather than a moving platform as on the Rolleiflex and its spawn.
With the onset of mobile phones most of these boxes have become disused, but people have tried to keep them as they are a part of the rural scene, and new uses have been found supwr some, for example mini art galleries, libraries etc. The Lubitel had a shutter very like the Voigtlander Brilliantthis has an interesting single-lever shutter that cocks when you press the lever clockwise and fires when you press it counterclockwise, very efficient.
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The Super Ricohflex was introduced in by Ricoh of Japan. John, Astonishingly sharp for a triplet lens! See everything that we have currently for sale on Ebay! The only difference is that it should stay open as long as you hold the lever over in the firing direction.
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There is many fungus. Overview This is exactly what it looks like, a low-end but well-made TLR that falls alongside the Lubitels for entry-level simplicity and at the same time sharp picture-taking. I think there are just two screws at the top of the front plate and two at the bottom the ones at the bottom are also little feet. I had three of these cameras!
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For a quite inexpensive camera, it takes great pictures. Be sure to mark which sprockets of the gears around the outside of the lens line up with each other before you remove the lenses — so when you put it back together you can line them back up properly.
Dave, I’m surprised you didn’t dive in to retrieve the lens cap. August 4, at 9: Hi I just recently got my super ricohflex fixed by someone reputable. Thankfully, they did not cost me much! They wouldn’t have put the sign on it without, it could waste precious time if anyone has a cardiac arrest.
The winding knob is replaced with a knob with a film counter. Nice repair and excellent results. Think of it this way? Skip to main content. There IS a defibrillator in the telephone box.
Hi Rick, Awesome advice. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Looking down through the ground glass focussing screen is like going back in history. But these really weren’t what amateur photographers thought of for suped film — Kodachrome was king.
These terms are non-negotionable, Do not contact us after the auction and ask for a change in terms or lower shipping fees. Lens are fairly clean.
Notify me of new posts via email. It took me a while to work that one out but you have to tape the end of the film into the take up cassette, then rewind it externally in darkness into the feed cassette at the end.
OpticsExcellent condition with minor signs of use. January 26, at 2: Recent CLA clean, lubricate, adjust on November Hi Victoria, Thanks for reading my blog.
Out with the Super Ricohflex
Amazing, neither the camera itself or the results you got with it seem to show any clue to the problems you had. John SeamanMar 6, Not so with the Super Rciohflex. I always like your color work.
Share This Page Tweet. Very Good Noticeable scratches, scuffs, or marks. Everything is shown on the pictures. However, once you get a CLA from a good repairman, I can attest that the Super Ricohflex is a good and fun budget shooter. Needs new suoer panels. Within 2 miles 5 miles 10 miles 15 miles 20 miles 50 miles 75 miles miles miles miles miles miles miles miles miles of.
The top lens is what you see through to frame and focus the image, and the bottom lens is the one that exposes the film.
Ricohflex (geared lens)
I just ricohflez a new comment notification email and just saw this. Wuper trying out some new theme songs haha! John, I am amazed at the determination you showed to get this camera to work.
I had to remove the lens assembly, rig up some clamps to hold the two parts of the lens, and apply heat to get mine loose. Well done John, these look great, especially like the shot with the bare tree and bin