Anyone make custom L-plates?

Discussion in 'Medium Format Cameras and Accessories' started by brian steinberger, Jul 31, 2008.

  1. brian steinberger

    brian steinberger Member

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    I just got a Mamiya 645 Pro. I contacted Really Right Stuff about a custom L plate for it and they unfortunately don't make one for this model.

    Does anyone make or know where I could get one made up for my camera? All I would want is an L shaped piece of metal with standard tripod threads under each side to attach attach quick release plates. I'm sure a machine shop could fab up the piece of metal, but what about threads?
     
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    send me a drawing and $50 :wink:
     
  3. Tom Hoskinson

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    Acratech makes one plate for a 645 - dont know if it is the right one for yours.

    http://acratech.net/product.php?productid=41&cat=0&page=1

    I am having the same problem finding a plate that will fit my 35mm Zeiss ZM rangefinder camera. No luck with RRS, Kirk or Acratech.
     
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    Novoflex?
    The better deal would be keithwms offer though.
     
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    I have been using the Arcahtech universal generic cork to plate with my Bronica ETRSi with a speed winder and motor winder with any problems. You may want to consider it.

    Good luck
     
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    A pity you are not in the UK, I could make one up from off cuts from work, but the postage to Pennsylvania may make it not worth while.
     
  8. brian steinberger

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    I think I might take Keith up on his offer... sending him a message now. Let you know how it works out.