Beseler 45MX negative carriers

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  1. MattC

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    Hello,

    I just brought an old darkroom setup, and on of the enlargers was a Beseler 45MX which had 1 x 35mm negative carrier.
    I was hoping to develop some medium format, and having done a search, it seems that the Beseler 23C carriers are fairly common.
    I was just wondering if these are compatible with the 45MX?

    Any help appreciated.
     
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    23C Carriers are not compatible with the 45MX, which has a much larger opening. 45MX carriers can still be purchased new from Beseler.
     
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    I thought that might be the case - thanks for confirming.
     
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    Look on the auction sites, ebay, craigslist etc. You can probably find carriers for medium format cheaper than buying new.
     
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    Thanks for the info guys - just picked one up on ebay.

    Cheers.
     
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    Glad you found what you needed.