[Tig] TIG Researching numbers of telecines and scanners from the beginning of the Rank Cintel era

Graham Collett grahamcollett at visible-sprockets.co.uk
Wed Jan 21 22:47:38 GMT 2015


Mkiii's continued s/n throughout variations, they got to early 900's ---  908 I think, before they jumped to 1000 for the first of John Millward's hd mkiii's. 
Graham Collett 

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> On 21 Jan 2015, at 18:06, <peter_swinson at compuserve.com> <peter_swinson at compuserve.com> wrote:
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> Ted,
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> Rank Cintel Telecine numbers
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> Pure “Educated Guess”
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> Around 1000 MKIIIs of all versions  from original MKIII Jumpscan to MKIIIC EnhancedDigiscan 4:2:2  
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> (35 MKIII Jumpscans in 1 year went to Nigeria!)
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> Of course several MKIIIs in the USAwere converted to Turbo Telecines.
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> Around 40 ADS -1 and 2 Cintel Line Array CCD scanner, thefirst to use an IR channel to detect and conceal scratches !
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> MKIII ED, 2 were built for UK Sky TV
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> MKIIIHD, around 8 were built, all went to the USA
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> Around 360 Ursas all versions Ursa,Gold, Diamond etc
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> About 5 Klone 2K Line array CCD. Pin registered scanners
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> Around 70 C Reality HD / Data  telecines
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> Around 20 DSX Scanners, 4K units based on C Reality.
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> About 35 Ditto CCD Area Array Data scanners.
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> I have no idea how many MKII or Photoconductive telecinesCintel were made.
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> There were as well a few Rascal and Casllisto telecinesbased on HD modified MKIIIs. 
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> Cheers
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> Peter
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