v12nut

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Joined on May 20, 2011

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  • Wow Tomas! Nice job, how about some tips for polishing? what procedure o you use? cheers
  • Or how about a set of these https://www.aliexpress.com/item/Free-Shipping-Tracking-Number-Macro-Extension-Tube-Ring-Adapter-for-Canon-EOS-EF-DSLR-SLR-700D/32634975513.html?spm=2114.01010208.3.20.0z ...
  • Thanks for the reply, as it happens I have a Takumar 135 metal lens hood that has a 49mm thread! just put a 40.5mm to 49mm adapter ring and that hood is now 55mm long, close to your ideal length, ...
  • Quick question folks, Does the Jupiter 11 benefit from a lens hood? if so how deep a hood would you recomend? cheers
  • Tom, I have always thought that the simple 3 lug adapter was only for use with lens that had its own focus helicoid and so would not have another part, have a read at ...
  • Already done! cheers
  • Hi Tom, Yes, it is a contax kiev mount. The adapter is an old samsung 20/50mm lens that had a few electrical problems that could not be repaired so I removed the lens elements and noticed that with ...
  • Created discussion thread new home for old lens
    How about this for a bit of fun, it is of course MF but does get infinity and close focous is around a half meter. The actual helicoid I used was for changing the lens focal length so the focus ...
  • Created discussion thread What to do with a broken 20 50mm lens!
    How about this as a recycle job! and yes it does work! not quite the smoothest MF action, but it gets to infinity and close focus is about half a meter. waaay too much time on my hands! cheers
  • Tom, on the subject of Jupiter 11 has your experience been that they benefit from a lens hood? cheers
  • Hi Alan, I also can help test the app on Android. cheers Tom
  • Talking of Transplants! how about this transplant in progress  :-) body Industar 61 first trial shot cheers
  • Yes, just for fun guys but......... it really peaks my curiosity! just cant see how its done! no obvious spanner options. cheers
  • Created question thread industar 69 front lens group
    Hi all, I have one of these with a little fungus in the front lens group does anyone know how to separate these from the aperture block? cheers
  • Hi, Checked those, none are touching all are exactly where they should be. cheers
  • Created discussion thread NX300 wont switch on
    Hi all, My nx300 wont switch on, tried all the obvious stuff, charged the battery but still no luck. The problem started after I had been messing around with an adapted lens setup and it is quite ...
  • and if you are still not keen on diy then you must look for an adapter where the flanges are not depressed as in this example.
  • Ok, you have to apply a little plastic padding to the grey area that the arrow points at and only on the lip that depresses the button on the nx body (1 of 3) when its hard a little sanding and ...
  • Forget the software fix, this is all you have to do to your adapter to make it work, epoxy or in this case plastic padding is your friend! before anyone asks , this is an adapter I was making up ...
  • There may be different sizes out there, I bought this one http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/tripod-mount-ring-A-W-for-CANON-EF-100mm-f2-8-macro-usm-UK-SELLER/251174241593?_trksid=p2047675.c100005.m1851&_tr ...
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