[rollei_list] Re: maxwell screen

Lance -

You mean Elias, not Eric...


Eric Goldstein

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On 2/10/08, Choiliefan@xxxxxxx <Choiliefan@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Eric, if it weren't for a split image I wouldn't be able to focus at all so
> count your blessings while you still can.
> Far as replacing the screen, iirc the thing is held in place with two  spring
> steel strips and small screws.  You'll need a very steady hand  and proper
> screwdriver but I see no reason you can't do it yourself.  If  the Maxwell is
> shimmed remove those and put the original back and lock it  down.
> I'm usually wrong this early in the day so take my advise with a  grain of
> salt and wait for the experts to chime in.
> Health, Peace
> Lance
> Selma, NC 27576
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>
>
> In a message dated 2/10/2008 9:00:45 A.M. Eastern Standard Time,
> eroustom@xxxxxxxxxxx writes:
> Hello  all,
>
> After using my maxwell screen for a while now, I'm not so sure I  like
> it as much as the original plain ground glass - or maybe  I'm
> remembering with a little regret at the expense. Do any of you  who
> are used to working with your Rolleis think that I can make the  swap
> myself? Or are the shims that are in there mean that a bit  of
> calibration is going to be required? It's 2.8C by the  way.
>
> With the Rolleikin in place, the viewfinder is almost  completely
> filled by that annoying split  prism.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Elias
>
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