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7x17 film holder dimensions ?


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The following film holder specifications were recently pointed to on an earlier

thread in this forum:




I'm wondering if anyone has the specs for 7x17 holders? I'd like to attempt

making a 7x17 camera but would like it to match any applicable current



If there is no standard, I'm hoping someone might be able to supply actual

measurements (width, length, distance to light baffle tab, distance to exposure

field, T-depth, etc.) from an existing holder they may possess. Thanks.

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No such thing as a standard 7X17" film holder. They are all different, from the older

Korona and Folmer and Schwing ones, to todays holders made by AWB, Lotus and



To repeat, there is no standard. You make the camera to fit the holder, or you make

the holder to fit the camera.



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