How to mount a Durst M805 on the wall?

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  1. Henry Alive

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    Few days ago, I bought a Durst M805 condenser enlarger. I am very happy since it looks like new. Now, I am just waiting for a 6x6 glassless negative carrier that I found in http://www2.durst.it/shop/ .
    In order to print 16x20 with my Saunders easel, I have decided that the best thing I can do is to mount the enlarger on the wall with two brackets, one in the base and another one at the top. I know that many of you have made the same thing.
    Can you give some pictures about the brackets that you use, even though you are working with a different enlarger? Can you tell me how high you have raised the column enlarger from the table? Any good advice is welcome.
    Thank you,
    Henry.
     
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    Thanks, ic-racer.
    Henry.
     
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    That 2nd mount is roughly what you need, but any small metal workshop/fabricator will make one that'll fit the Durst at a fraction of the B&H price.

    I had one made about 30 years ago and I've used it ever since.

    Ian
     
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