What is the lever on this reel for?

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What is the lever on this reel for?

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Re: What is the lever on this reel for?

Unread post by Ray Faiola » Sat Apr 07, 2018 3:22 am

It's perhaps a variable pressure lever to keep the film from unwinding. It was made in the days before artists tape.
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Re: What is the lever on this reel for?

Unread post by pookybear » Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:50 pm

Well that is interesting, I have not seen that before.

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