Correction in Service Manual. CX New camera body – new parts .. The operation (except ELX) is fortunately a matter of minutes only. Digital Camera Hasselblad ELX Instruction Manual Camera body ELD Disassembly To remove the parts from the outer and inner The Adobe Acrobat Reader allows you to view and print Hasselblad Historical documents in PDF format. A free copy of the Acrobat Reader is available from.

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The magazine is now ready for shooting. Because a bent or warped dark slide can create problems for you.

Check that the plug fits smoothly, without gaps. Use the lubricants listed below: He brought the lens to me, and I discovered the problem was that a small spring that controls the diaphragm actuating ring had become unhooked.

Hasselblad recommends that you have your camera serviced every year if it is in constant use, and every two or three years if it gets less use.

Hasselblad 555ELD Service Manual

Remove the two short screws located towards the rear of the camera shell. I take you through the repairs, screw by screw, step by step.

The number wheel should return back to number 0. Drive the pin in until the face of the tool touches the front bayonet plate. You would be amazed at how many photographers have something go wrong with their camera, but don’t notice it until it’s too late.

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Following this simple procedure every few months will help eliminate the memory problem associated with ni-cad batteries and will insure a long life for your battery. I can file one additional notch half-way down on the same side on one of your magazines, two notches on another magazine, three notches on another magazine, and so on.

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Back to Top Why did one of my shutter blades break? You could have a cracked blade waiting to break and not even know it.

Add to my manuals Add. Page 48 Camera body ELD This is due to the fact that the tooth on the body gear, which used to go into the opening in the magazine gear, is now hitting the first tooth.

The battery in my electric body died in mid-cycle. Don’t worry, you can’t over wind the shaft. Remove the pinspring retainer, spring and the upper actuating arm Without the brake assembly, the shock of the flaps opening and closing was transmitted to the flaps themselves.

When I overhaul a lens, I usually replace hasdleblad flash contact and the main spring. Camera body ELD Adjustment Check the mirror 45 angle using the sighting tube which fits in the holder on the gauge.

The new brake assembly was a vast improvement over the original brake, but problems started to develop. One thing that I can do, which you will find nowhere else, is be manaul call for you.

If I put it in ‘A’ mode and try this without the amnual on, I can pull out gently on the release lever head, and the shutter fires every 1 second or so, as expected in A mode.

If you are using two batteries and they go repaig, you will have to charge them for 28 hours to fully charge them up. Bend the front shank of spring forwards. This manual covers all the bodies except for the focal plane type, and the motorized bodies.


At one time, I had a franchise for Hasselblad and was given the opportunity to make this copy of the accessory repair manual. Wind the body again, turn your strobe on, and attach the synch cord to the lens.

In trying to troubleshoot this, I took off the film back and the lens and can watch what happens when I depress the shutter release. You know something is wrong, but don’t know what to do.

Remove the lens from the hassleblaf and put the magazine on. A magazines with the plastic flip up crank: I just acquired hzssleblad ELX to use exclusively for studio portrait work. The repairs are really, very simple to do. Have you a cable or wire release with which you could release the shutter, as a fault-finding exercise?

Hasselblad Historical – V-System manuals

Because these are the two parts in the lens shutter that are most likely to break. Enter text from picture: When a Hasselblad jams, it is usually due to a broken spring. When the crack reaches the other mounting hole, the shutter blade breaks. Special plastic repaur are available for this purpose; they go into the rear window from inside the magazine housing.