Dating rolleicord dating sites in va
Should be a good learning experience and at the very least something fun to test around with.
I've already removed the funky leather in anticipation of replacing it so that wasn't hard.
When I brought it home, I took it out of the case and saw that white mildew had formed on the leather covering.
The leather case smelled moldy as well, so that's being treated in a baking soda bath and I'm hoping for the best.
From images online, you'd at least expect the hole to be in the center of the circle.
I'm assuming you don't know how to cock and fire the shutter on a rolleicord.
I'm assuming you don't know how to cock and fire the shutter on a rolleicord. Not much spring tension in the lever to return it to center.
I'm assuming the III is the same procedure as the V. Mine was in near mint condition when I got it a few years ago, so I assume this is the way they were designed. I have a Rolleicord III with a Xenar lens in Compur-Rapid shutter, and my shutter lever feels similar to yours. Yeah, on mine, like I said, the shutter fires fine so that's relief.
I decided that due to the price I paid, I'm going to have a go at fixing this old Rolleicord up myself.
BTW I don't have that little release and may be interesting to see.