We are America's oldest factory-authorized
Bolex™ H16 dealer. There are only three factory-authorized
dealers in the US. We attempt to stock all the Bolex™
new factory products that are offered. We are in our 41st happy
year. Founded in Atlanta in 1979.
You will need to order by E-Mail, or USPS
Mail. E-Mail is email@example.com.
I know this can be less convenient for some of you, but in my
senior years I need a little more freedom to enjoy my family
and smell the roses.
(Many of you have asked
if we still re-cell batteries, YES we do NiCd and NiMH and some
Lead acid, but not Lithium or Li-ion.)
We have many other brands of 16mm and Super 8 motion
picture equipment and supplies.
We at Chambless Cine Equipment® (a family-owned
company, living in the Southern Highlands of the Blue Ridge/Appalachian
Mountains) welcome our valued customers and new friends to our
on the Clapboard
to visit. We are now limited in our ability
to provide rush service, please understand.
products listed on our normal Website are new. If you need something
pre-owned at a better price we will list many of these items,
but feel free to ask.
When you E-mail, always put something in the subject
Chambless Cine Equipment® has been in business
since 1979, serving the independent filmmaker, travelogue, wildlife
cinematographer, individuals who love movie making, along with
200+ colleges and universities in their cinema training departments.
Jesse Chambless is a Life Member of SMPTE. (Society of
Motion Picture & Television Engineers)
We welcome you to browse through our Website. We hope
you find many things that would suit your cinematography needs.
Websites are never complete, so if you need something not seen
Ours is a totally mail order operation with no retail
We are the largest volume and oldest Bolex™ factory
authorized agent in the US. We offer their full line of new
equipment. We offer many after market items for use with Bolex™
equipment. We also offer many previously manufactured items
as selected used equipment.
We offer factory-trained repair service. If you should
prefer we will even return your gear, for you, to the Bolex™
factory for repair or modification, handling all export and
import documents and duties. This is especially convenient for
conversion of your Bolex™ H16 EL, EBM or SBM Bayonet and
H16 RX-2, 3, 4 or 5 to Super-16.
We also are a well stocked Bolex™ 16mm Spare
Parts Warehouse for you or your repairman's needs.
We offer factory-trained repair service on Bolex™
Regular 8 and Super 8mm Cameras.
is an international registered trade mark (October 25, 1927 under
number 54,236) owned exclusively by Bolex International S. A.,