Re: 16mm ampro projector (Eiki service)

From: 40 Frames (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Oct 17 2006 - 05:25:39 PDT

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>> Depending on your use, I'd have to concur with Jeff...get a new Eiki.
Parts are still available, >> and people are still around to service
them. If
>> you get one off eBay I recommend sending it off to be serviced, an
overhaul will run you about >> $125-150 and shipping another $100 (both
ways). So, add that to the cost of the projector.
> Who is recommended for servicing them ? (As I've got an SSL-0 which may
need it some day)
> -Sam

I've had success with Jeff K's recommendation...

Ballard Bros Electronics
1043 Adams Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104

Rick Ballard 334-834-9238

$125 for complete overhaul plus shipping (I pay $25-30 each way from
Portland, OR).

Other recommends...

(East Coast)

Abdule Setoa in New York.
718-426-1986 or email suppressed

You might try DB Griffith in New York at (address suppressed)

Langie Audio Visual
349 West Commercial
E. Rochester NY 14445

Sanford A/V Repair

(West Coast)

Don Erkel at Industrial Photographic Supply in Los Angeles 805-641-3428.

KMR in Los Angeles.

Echo Park Film Center
Ken Fountain email suppressed

Then JD Audio Visual in Pasadena.

Richard Bennett at Cinema Engineering will outsource to a technician at


Alain LeTourneau
Pamela Minty
425 SE 3rd, #400
Portland, OR 97214
United States

+1 503 231 6548
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