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Re: Super 16




>)))When upgrading a
>Telecine for S-16 don't forget to also change the 16 sprocket wheel on the
>Sep
>Mag Transducer for a S-16 type as well as all the normal rollers.  (((
>
>Huh?  The sepmag is just plain 16mm (or 35mm).  There's no such thing as
>Super-16 mag film!  ;-)  
>
>Or was it a joke?

I think both Rob and myself can tell you that super 16 is no joke. 
Any roller that comes in contact with expanded aperture 16mm film has
potential to ruin the source negative where the optical track area would
normally be.

Especially be aware of the drive rollers in Lipsner-Smith film cleaners.

God those memories are painful.

Best,


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Bob Festa                                 Festa at earthlink.net
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