(tafoege kommentaar fan besikers:)
De oarspronkelike priis wie $ 12.00. It doaske is der ek noch by, al mist dźr in part fan. De kamera is makke fan 1915 oant 1926. Yn 1921 wiene der al 210.000 fan makke. Yn 1917 krige er de rūne hoeken, yn 1924 krige er in oare lens. It negatyf formaat is 6,5 x 11 cm of 2 1/4" x 4 1/4" op filmformaat 116. De triedūntspanner liket net orizjineel te wźzen mar as accessoire tafoege. It is in "autographic" kamera, dat wol sizze oan de achterkant sit in finsterke wźryn oantekeningen op de film makke wurde kinne.
Dit model mei de "Kodak Ball Bearing Shutter" skynt yn Kanada makke te wźzen.
Dizze kamera op ynternet:
I just bought a camera like this to day for $5. The body including the shutter nad lens are in very good shape but the bellows black outer covering was falling off. I took some black liquid shoe polish and "painted" the bellows black. It turned out very nice and made the camera much more attractive. I will try some film in it soon I hope. The "stylet" was present. I hope to hear from you. All the best from Canada. Brian / August , 2008
Brian Hagell (Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada)
I have one of these cameras, it was my Fathers, purchased new in 1920 S/N 432898,stylus is missing, it uses A-116 film and worked just fine the last time I used it about 10 years ago, bellows in good condition but the leather on the outside of the camera is starting to peel, easy to fix, my Dad used a remote shutter cable which still works, the whole works is in a custom made leather case.
Jim Freeman (Kelowna BC. Canada)
Ive got one of these. I was quite taken aback to see there is no glass in front of the shutter. I thought the lens had been removed. Other people say the camera was made in Canada, but mine clearly states "Made in USA".
More details and pictures at flickr.com/photos/artysmokes/3492813549/in/set-72157609471750679/
Arty Smokes (Westcliff, Essex, UK)
I have one almost the same . It does have a lens in front.Definately says MADE IN ROCHESTER NY underneath the lens and then Made in Canada on a small plate underneath the slider. Worth anything?
Chris Davenport (Portsmouth ENGLAND)
I have one of these, it was given to me by a much loved family friend, sadly now passed. She used it regularly as a young woman living on a country estate, in the 1930s-1940s. I have been able to date it to 1917-1919. It is in good working order.
I also have a Zeiss Ikon Ikonta 520/2 and a Rolleicord VI. My Zeiss is 1931, the Rolleicord 1953, I love these old cameras and they are very affordable for the quality of picture they give.
David Murray (Derbyshire, Great Britain)
Ha jo oanfoljende ynformaasje? Folje it formulier yn!