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2000 Directory of Printers and Processors

AutoPan Film Processors. C-41/E-6/b&w—35mm, 120/220, sheet film. 4-column lift system for hanger transport; proven safe handling; electronic control system; variety of models to meet every production need; sheet and strip film and limited roll film ability. [M, L, C, P, W, B]

AutoPan Paper Processors. Roll paper handling depends on model, from 3x5 up to 80" wide to panoramic. Racks have one-third the number of gears and fewer rollers compared with other processors and feature a center support for belt drive, eliminating a base transport system and subsequent paper jams; adjustable roller to insure proper alignment. [M, L, C, P, W, B]

Nord MIC 1000. Color/b&w package printer handling 35mm & 120/220 formats, and 100' roll sizes/35mm to 70mm. Operator can choose up to 12 crops with any 6 used at a time; highest-quality optics; versatile utility sports printer; Accudata compatible; competitively priced. [C, P, W]

Nord MI 1100. Color/b&w package printer handling 35mm & 120/220 formats, and 100' roll sizes/35mm to 70mm. Versatile production applications; Accunet compatible; highest-quality optics; sports-business and greeting card production; daylight operation. [C, P, W]

Brooke Intl./Brooke Engineering

360-638-2591; fax: 360-638-1658;;

E-series. C-41/E-6/b&w film processors—35mm, APS, 126, 110, 120/220, 70mm long roll film, roll sizes to 100', 8mm. Bray E-series are budget-priced, low-to-medium volume, dry-to-dry, tabletop continuous-film designs; daylight loading; modular; can be used with any manufacturer's chemistry; [M, L, C, P, W, B, R, O]

Mini R & Mini R2. Tabletop processor; high-speed b&w/color; 35mm perf or unperf; 3.9-118"/minute x 1000 feet capable; suitable for acetate, polyester films and microfilm (on Mini R)/cinefilm (Mini R2). [L, C, P, W, B, R, O]

Magitrak. C-41/E-6/b&w film processor—35mm, APS, 126, 110, 120/220, sheet film; cut sheet sizes: 4x5, 8x10 depending on model, roll sizes: all sizes to 200mm. Leaderless dry-to-dry, daylight loading; magnetic transport system allows maximum film exposure to chemistry with a minimum of racks and rollers; automatic replenishment is IR scanner controlled for optimal chemistry usage. [L, C, P, W, B, D, R, O]

Magitrak RA-4. 10" wide; 1200"/hr; leaderless, daylight loading; magnetic transport system; IR auto rep system; low maintenance; simple operation. [L, C, P, W, B, S, O]

Midget. C-41 transportable film processors—35mm & APS. Processing clean and dry negs in 10 min; small self-contained unit for location processing; uses specially formulated dry powder PressPak chemistry; each PressPak can process up to 12 135-36 rolls without replenishment; fitted for multi-voltage operation and can operate from 12V DC power supply. [C, B, O]

Step One Punch Lucht Package. Package printer for 120/220, sheet and other film sizes. Add on a punch marker with controller for Lucht Step One package printer and combined with LS-12-inch automatic print cutter to reduce production time to minutes; you can retrofit current Step One printers with step-by-step instructions provided. [M, L, C, P, S]

HP-11/CBX-11 Printer. High-performance roll-easel with contact box to put names, logos on cropped images from enlarger; makes images to 11x13.75". [L, C, P, S, O]

Colex Imaging

201-265-5670; fax: 201-265-7093;;

Colex CPK32-25 DP. Digital ready RA-4 processor for low volume digital imaging operations. #2 inches in feed-width with transport speed of 25 inches per minute, to handle cut sheet feed as small as 5x7 and rolls up to 30 inches in width. [M, C, P, B, S, R, O]