Quote Originally Posted by mgb74 View Post
Don't ignore the older "C" backs; they are often very reasonably priced. The only drawback is that, when you load the film, you have to advance to the first frame by sighted through the "porthole" door. Just make sure that the little door stays shut on it's own. And expect to change the lightseals.
I put my late-model backs with the crank in a forgotten drawer and use the old-style ones. Those cranks might have a foldaway feature but they always get hooked on something and I keep having to back-turn them and re-stowing them. Nuisance.