Re: Bolex 16H experts please!

From: Sam Wells (email suppressed)
Date: Wed Oct 03 2007 - 21:02:15 PDT

Sometimes, giving the springwound motor even just a turn or two
winding it, then pushing _gently_ the rewind crank forward i.e.
opposite direction can unjam the lever (push too hard of course it


> I think the spring is jammed because the start button is jammed too.
> But I think all is not lost...I can use a motor...even when the
> MO....0 lever
> is stuck on MO....the reels turn and the shaft turns very easily even
> when the spring is not disengaged. Why? I have no idea! Ha ha.
> Any ideas of how to unjam the MO...O lever and the "GO" front button?

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