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Buying a Hasselblad 500 or V Series Camera From Us

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Buying a Hasselblad 500 or V Series Camera From Us

The folks looking to buy a Hasselblad V Series or 500CM or 500C cameras already know the legendary quality of the handmade Swedish cameras. We strive to find those cameras in the finest condition. Once we receive them, we film test them. Then, we send the body and the A12 film back to Hasselblad's service facility in New Jersey, USA. The lens, if in our testing appears to have any issues also takes a trip to Hasselblad, New Jersey. We pay $250 for the service or Clean, Lubricate and, Adjustment (CLA) of the body and pay $150 for the A12...

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3 Ways to Get The Best Value for Trading-in Your Old Film Cameras

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3 Ways to Get The Best Value for Trading-in Your Old Film Cameras

  Here are the three ways or options to get the best trade-in value for your film camera to sell. Sell the items yourself: Go to eBay and search for the exact brand and models of the equipment you want to sell. Check the box in the eBay results that shows you the pricing for 'sold' items. Then, find the items that closely match your item's condition and take the average of those values. Next, you can list the items yourself on eBay, Facebook Marketplace and, Etsy. Take decent pictures with your smartphone, write a description that fully discloses the condition...

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Ribbons for Typewriters Available in McAllen

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Ribbons for Typewriters Available in McAllen

Searching for 'typewriter ribbon near me' or 'typewriter supplies near me' or 'typewriter repair shop near me?' Yes, they still make ribbons for typewriters. This is not old stock. They make fresh or new ribbons for the old typewriters. We carry and install ribbons for all manual or non-electric typewriters. Of course, you can Google and buy one online but, if you buy the ribbon from us, we take the guesswork out of which is the right ribbon for your typewriter model. Additionally, we can install it - correctly - for you. Have keys stuck on your typewriter? We can...

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McAllen Film Camera Service & Repairs

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McAllen Film Camera Service & Repairs

Looking for a camera repair service near you? Film camera repairs can be tricky. Most of the cameras are from pre-2000. Typically, light seals are worn out as is the mirror foam. We replace those in McAllen using laser-cut seals and foams. We order the laser-cut seals and foams for your specific model of camera and take the time necessary to completely remove the old seals and foams so that the new ones adhere reliably. Approximate turnaround time is three weeks. For more complex repairs, we send your camera out to qualified repair personnel across the US. In our experience based...

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