Rollei 3.5 T am I headed for trouble

Discussion in 'Medium Format Cameras and Accessories' started by ronlamarsh, Nov 18, 2008.

  1. ronlamarsh

    ronlamarsh Member

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    I was using said camera yesterday and noticed that the winding crank is a bit loose and wobbly(never noticed before) am I headed for trouble? Who can do an effective repair:? I love the camera
     
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    Karl Ehlers is a Rollei expert in Washington. He has done great work for me, and fast.

    kgehlers@verizon dot net
     
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    Essex Camera in NJ did a CLA for me and adjusted the meter to alkaline batteries. Turned around in a week and all was up to snuff.
    Essexcamera.com

    Scott
     
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    Harry Fleenor is the other rolleiflex person recommended with regularity. www.rolleirepairs.com/ There have also been some threads on this question at photo.net you may also want to search there
     
  5. Rolleiflexible

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    Define "loose and wobbly."
    All Rolleiflex wind cranks
    move a bit at their resting
    point. I wouldn't rush to
    send it out if the camera
    is winding film properly.