2nd Shot is a repair/refurbish service for lovers and users of Polaroid SX70 cameras. This blog will cover customer repairs, some of my personal finds and projects, and just some plain cool pics of SX70 cameras. For custom orders, repair/reskin estimates, questions, etc., you can now visit the sales and repair site at www.2ndshotsx70.com.
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Tonight's repairs include 2 fantastic SX-70s from Wisconsin. These were a lot of fun to work on and a nice break from doing tons of adjustments. I love fixing cameras that have been taken care of in the past. These were in great shape to begin with but both had some severe electronic malfunctions. A few hours with a soldering iron, some spare parts, rigorous cleaning, and some fragrant leather skins and BLAM!... Some of the sexiest SX-70s I've had the pleasure to work on. Shop's closed!
Here's a quick jump from beginning to the final product...