Shelf for vintage camera collection

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Project by Javed Akhtar posted 06-26-2015 10:36 PM 667 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I had some poplar left over from a cabinet project that a family member did in my shop, so I built this sweet little home for some of my vintage cameras a few years ago. Finished with Danish Oil.

-- Javed Akhtar, Vancouver BC,

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#1 posted 06-27-2015 03:17 AM

Nice stack of cameras. I recognize the Argus C3, also known as a “brick” I think nearly everyone owned one at some time. What are the rest of them?

-- Just making sawdust

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#2 posted 06-27-2015 05:47 AM

Awesome collection of cameras!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 06-27-2015 07:41 PM

Did you enclose them in the shelf to keep the dust off instead of using open shelving??

Great joinery and a well executed project.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#4 posted 06-28-2015 05:01 PM

CO_Goose the top one is the Sears 10B and the bottom is the Kodak Bantam RF.

GrumpyMike no they’re not enclosed – I have a vague plan in my head for adding a glass panel door to this, once I get through a few other projects.

Thanks for the kind words everyone!

-- Javed Akhtar, Vancouver BC,

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