>Hi there > >I actually have a film in my F5 at the moment, but I can still >raise the crank arm, and indeed rotate it (which puts >"back pressure" on the film). The locking pin should >prevent the lock lever from moving I think. Is the locking pin >sticking out? > >Cheers >Rob
I am testing my memory but I think *without a film loaded* what you describe is correct behaviour.