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James Long
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From: Maple Valley, WA, USA
Registered: Sep 2016

 - posted October 15, 2016 04:28 PM      Profile for James Long   Email James Long   Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
Thanks to Janice who sent me a manual I was able to remove the casing and see that the shutter drive shaft gear is worn down. If I can manage to remove it, where would I look for a replacement shutter?

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Steve Klare
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From: Long Island, NY, USA
Registered: Jun 2003

 - posted October 15, 2016 05:16 PM      Profile for Steve Klare   Email Steve Klare   Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
-Classic Kodak projector failure, James!

Nearly as we can figure it, they made their gears out of some kind of Pasta and at this age they never run very long without the gears disintegrating.

These folks rebuild the old shutter with a new gear:

Rebuilt Moviedeck Shutter

The pain of it is even if you managed to stumble on a new old stock part, the aging of the plastic would give you a brittle gear and bring you right back where you are before too long.

All I ask is a wide screen and a projector to light her by...

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