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What Polaroid is this?

Messagepar toxik56 » ven. 06 juillet 2012 / 00:42 am

Hey everyone,
I recently found this old Polaroid camera and was very interested since it appears to have a bell on it!
I have no idea what the bell is for, nor which model that is.
I've done research but still couldn't find anything!
Could anybody shed some light? :P
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All I could find is the extreme resemblance to the Polaroid 800 Land, but that's about it :(
Cheers!
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Messagepar bimo » ven. 06 juillet 2012 / 01:05 am

Hi,
don't know about the bell, though I don't think it's an original Polaroid accessory :D

The camera is a Polaroid roll film 80A or 80B, that was produced in the late 50s.
You can find some info on it here :
http://www.rwhirled.com/landlist/landdcam-roll.htm
:D

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Messagepar toxik56 » ven. 06 juillet 2012 / 01:07 am

bimo a écrit :Hi,
don't know about the bell, though I don't think it's an original Polaroid accessory :D

The camera is a Polaroid roll film 80A or 80B, that was produced in the late 50s.
You can find some info on it here :
http://www.rwhirled.com/landlist/landdcam-roll.htm
:D


I see, I'll try to find some more info from there, thanks!

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Messagepar 3rdTrick » ven. 06 juillet 2012 / 21:31 pm

I wonder if the bell is some kind of 'egg' timer the owner added. I have not seen one like that but there are a few similar ones on the net.
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Messagepar toxik56 » mer. 11 juillet 2012 / 07:00 am

3rdTrick a écrit :I wonder if the bell is some kind of 'egg' timer the owner added. I have not seen one like that but there are a few similar ones on the net.
Pete

I was thinking that too, I'll go back to the store soon to try and study the camera a bit more

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Messagepar 3rdTrick » dim. 15 juillet 2012 / 00:38 am

After I posted, I looked at my model 800 and remembered that is the focus knob. Looks like someone replaced it with something stupid. I paid $3 for my model 800 so you can use that as a price reference... There is no film but they are really cool cameras to display.
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Messagepar 3rdTrick » dim. 15 juillet 2012 / 00:39 am

After I posted, I looked at my model 800 and remembered that is the focus knob. Looks like someone replaced it with something stupid. I paid $3 for my model 800 so you can use that as a price reference... There is no film but they are really cool cameras to display.
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Messagepar toxik56 » dim. 15 juillet 2012 / 01:45 am

I just went back yesterday and apparently it is a timer, I couldn't get it to tick but it clearly said "timer" engraved on the bell

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Messagepar xya » dim. 15 juillet 2012 / 09:01 am

obviously you make a tour of the forums with this question. you asked already here http://www.apug.org/forums/forum127/107 ... amera.html

and here http://www.apug.org/forums/forum234/107 ... amera.html

so what is this fuzz about?
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