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12-16-2013, 11:49 AM   #1
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Hi, I'm looking at buying some photography equipment as a present, I have come across this listing, but don't understand if its good or not, and how much would it be worth as its up as offers. Any advice would be much appreciated!

comptrol35mm film loader
Paterson roller squeegee,contact proof printer,micro focus finder,CdS enlarging computer(but not as we know them now!)
2 x photax developing trays (10 x 8 '') +2 x sm ceramic dishes(8 x 6'' plus a smaller one about 6 x 5)
Nikon lens 50mm f2.8 +T2 adapter ring
35mm developing tank
box Agfa colour filters
film squeegee
print drier/glazer
Durst F30 enlarger(needs new bulb - I have the remains of the old one so that you can see the fitting)

12-16-2013, 08:13 PM   #2
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This looks to be mostly left overs from someone who enlarged and developed their own prints. I guess you need to ask yourself if the person your buying for wants to actually do their own traditional photo prints, or if they're someone who might want to develop their film, scan it with a good scanner and let the camera shop make prints on pro equipment. I would go out on a limb here and say your friend might need more in the way of developing tanks, thermometers, graduated cylinders, chemical bottles, pipettes and stuff like that. Check out www.freestyle.biz for examples of stuff needed to develop negatives.
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I'd say that batch of stuff is best left to someone who knows exactly what they are buying. Not a very "gift" idea there, unless you know that's exactly what they want.
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