Bolex #2 - 16mm H16 Rex-4 Optical Printer CameraFilm Cameras
Item available for renting only.
Bolex H16 Reflex 10x magnification 1:1 drive shaft will take MST and ESM electric motors Originally Came with optical printer. Notes: The bolex features a single claw pull down movement assuring maximum picture steadiness without the need for registration pin. The gate has an automatic threading device that loops the film, inserts it into the gate and around sprockets. Automatic loop prevents loss of loop. It has a 130 degree shutter (1/65 sec at 24 fps) which can be opened or closed while the camera is running. This variable shutter can be locked at 1/4 or 1/2 and can be opened or closed automatically with the rexofader attachment (up fto 40 frame fade). The camera has reflex focusing through a set of prisms between lens. Image is magnified 10x in eyelevel focus and may be continuously viewed through filming. The camera has a turret lens system with three position for ease of lens change. Lenses are c-mount and FAVA's c-mount lens capacity ranges from 10mm to 18-86 zoom. The spring motor drive will expose 16.5 feet of film in one wind. Combat one (commando battery) can be attached for continous filming. Camera runs anywhere from 12fps to 64 fps and can be adjusted while filming (allows ramping). Audible signal in camera can be turned off but will otherwise click every 28 frames.
Optional Accessories The constant speed motor can be attached to the rex 4 and 5 models for sync filming. The camera takes 100ft daylight spools and should come with one take up inside. The camera's footage and frame counter can add and subtract - spring motor can be disengaged for cross fades, dissolves, multiple exposures and other effects or for full 100ft rewind with rewind tool. Filter slot behind turret. Single frame exposure button for instantaneous or time exposures. Handhold camera grip can be attached to all but the RX-1 model. Time lapse motor is also available for the bolex.
Serial #216482 chambless