John Seaman's Recent Activity

  1. John Seaman replied to the thread Rolleiflex 3.5F no Meter.

    From "The Rollei Way by L. A. Mannheim, P220: "This model [3.5F] is also obtainable without the exposure meter. This can be built in...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 1:55 PM
  2. John Seaman replied to the thread Olympus OM-1n battery compartment.

    Perhaps it's an OM10 ....

    Jan 16, 2018 at 10:56 AM
  3. John Seaman replied to the thread Nikon Prism Interchangeability.

    I've had the top off an FT, to fix the meter switch, following the excellent tutorial here: Nikkormat repair It's one of the easier...

    Jan 16, 2018 at 2:51 AM
  4. John Seaman replied to the thread Shot while driving- point and snap.

    Road safety?

    Jan 15, 2018 at 8:12 AM
  5. John Seaman replied to the thread Advice sought on cosina ct - 1.

    Arthur, have a look here: HOW TO REPLACE LIGHT SEALS WITHOUT USING FOAM STRIPS, MOVIE CAMERA STYLE I personally use black knitting...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 8:07 AM
  6. John Seaman replied to the thread Loosening a tiny screw.

    I've sometimes shifted a seized screw by engaging the driver in the screw slot, with the item firmly supported from below, then applying...

    Jan 14, 2018 at 2:23 PM
  7. John Seaman replied to the thread Further Adventures with the Photovit Photina Reflex.

    The shutter on my Photina (which I've since sold) was a Vero, probably a simplified version of the Prontor, and it was working well,...

    Jan 11, 2018 at 8:04 AM
  8. John Seaman replied to the thread Further Adventures with the Photovit Photina Reflex.

    Chuck I've used lighter fluid in similar ways to what you are suggesting, and have never been conscious of any effect on coatings. But...

    Jan 11, 2018 at 3:23 AM