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Re: [Rollei] Rollei XF 35 - help needed
- Subject: Re: [Rollei] Rollei XF 35 - help needed
- From: "Dirk-Roger.Schmitt
- Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2002 10:13:48 +0200
- References: <FED7EB450413D511ABC100B0D02117320500D7A1
You have to remove the leatherette on the front left side.
Underneath you find two screws, one for vertical and one for horizontal
Find an object in infinity and adjust the screws to obtain a matched image
in the viewfinder.
Make test photos of a newspaper at short distance and high angle with full
open aperture and check that the lines you focussed are sharp on the negative.
Paste the leatherette again on the body using "Pattex" made by Henkel. That
is the factory used glue.
At 09:16 20.04.2002, you wrote:
>The numbers are the guide number (in feet) or Leitzahl (in meter) when you
>use a camera flash, so that the camera can select the appropriate aperture.
>Just set it to the number that corresponds to your flash (should be in the
>manual of your flash).
>I can't help you on fixing the rangefinder, but this issue was discussed on
>the list a few months ago, so whoever answered this back then, might do so
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Matej Novak" <matej.novak
>Sent: Friday, April 19, 2002 11:52 PM
>Subject: [Rollei] Rollei XF 35 - help needed
> > Hi,
> > I just got a Rollei XF 35 which has a rangefinder which is not accurate.
> > Can somebody from the group instruct me how to fix it? I would also like
> > ask if somebody has a copy of the users manual - actually I would like to
> > know what the numbers on the bottom of the lens ring mean? They read
> > 90/28, 45/14, GN/LZ, B, A.
> > Thanks in advance.
> > Kind regards,
> > Matej