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MonsterBaby

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X-rite DTP 41.. transmission
« on: November 02, 2012, 04:42:18 AM »

i am trying to buy a used device for to read transmissive data for profiling backlite media.

as f.i. see the DTP 41 had an option for that.

all the ones on ebay claim transmission.. but none says DTP 41/t

can anyone tell me how i can identify those? thnx
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Re: X-rite DTP 41.. transmission
« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2012, 10:09:10 AM »

i am trying to buy a used device for to read transmissive data for profiling backlite media.

as f.i. see the DTP 41 had an option for that.

all the ones on ebay claim transmission.. but none says DTP 41/t

can anyone tell me how i can identify those? thnx

ONLY if the unit is a DT41-UV/T (the key is the T). I have one so I know. It has to say T, there has to be a switch on the bottom to move from reflective to transmissive, and there is a separate calibration for both (and target to do so).
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Re: X-rite DTP 41.. transmission
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2012, 06:37:31 PM »

thanks. figured.. they seem to be pretty rare ?.. compared to the regular DTP 41s that flood ebay?

but also the only affordable way to calibrate backlite film?
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Re: X-rite DTP 41.. transmission
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2012, 07:36:08 PM »

thanks. figured.. they seem to be pretty rare ?.. compared to the regular DTP 41s that flood ebay?

but also the only affordable way to calibrate backlite film?

Yes and yes.
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