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1948 AGI 'Agifold' 6x6 folding camera.

Lot reference 18606323
1948  AGI  'Agifold'  6x6 folding camera.

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Location: United Kingdom
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Good overall condition. Shutter linkage rod disengaged. Shutter works independantly.

Brand: Other
Object/device type: Camera
Condition: Good
Lens Mount Type: Other
Lenses Brand: Other
Camera Type: Folding camera

1948 AGI 'Agifold' Folding 6x6 Camera. The camera was manufactured in England by Aeronautical & General Instruments Ltd, Makers of optical instruments to the aircraft industry. This experience enabled them to not only build the Agifold camera, but provide the lens as well. The camera comes in good condition and with a detached linkage to the shutter although the shutter remains usable from the lens position and the linkake rod is still in position, with the possibility of repair. The camera itself has an uncoupled rangefinder, which gives readings and an extinction meter for calculating exposures. The bellows are opened by a novel method of sliding the viewfinder to one side. The 8-speed shutter works throughout the range and the focusable f4.5 90mm Agi lens appears clean. The camera used 120 size film, giving twelve 6cm x6cm exposures per roll. Also included is a durable canvas ever-ready type camera case. A seventy-year-old collectable.

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    jpf13011 January 11, 2019

  • Item as described

    rperez8822 January 10, 2019

  • Item as described

    rperez8822 January 10, 2019

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    Fotocamera consegnata in brevissimo tempo, buona il confezionamento .
    Tutto secondo le specifiche .
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    No problems; very good!
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    joao-moutinho December 31, 2018

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    Molto gentile nel rispondere su alcuni ragguagli. La spedizione ha richiesto tempo ma ciò non dipendeva dal venditore. I lotti corrispondono precisamente alla descrizione. Nicely done.
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    user-f1e4f86 December 27, 2018

  • Everything perfect : description, fast shipping, packing.
    Great transaction

    d-klik December 26, 2018

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    user-ddc6cf9 December 11, 2018

  • Fast shipping and good overall experience. Thank you!

    clipperpan December 8, 2018

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    Nice item. Good seller. No problem
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    rmyara November 30, 2018

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    Camera condition as expected
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    Nahuala November 13, 2018

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    Soddisfatta e felice, articolo in ottime condizioni e perfettamente imballato. Solo a causa di disguidi postali (da NON imputare assolutamente al venditore) è giunto + tardi, ma tutto è finito bene😊
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    Perfect. Thank you very much
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    jpf13011 November 12, 2018

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    Bella macchina con qualche segno dei suoi 100 anni
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    tODO OCURRIO COMO SE ESPERABA, GRACIAS
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    user-3b66359 October 25, 2018

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    Imballo molto curato e spedizione rapida. Però nella descrizione è scritto che l'otturatore funziona ad intermittenza.
    L'otturatore NON FUNZIONA.( Ho provato tanto) Cambio parere per questo motivo.
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    user-b50f78b October 23, 2018

    Response by seller
    I described the shutter as 'INTERMITTENT' because that is what it was. I had no reason to say otherwise. I can only assume that the camera has been miss-handled during postage. I am more than happy for you to return it to me and I will refund as per catawiki regulations.
    Regards AWR
    ps. You will note I have a 100% reputation, which I am proud of and ask that the negative comments be rescinded.
    Thank you.
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    Jesus13613foticos October 16, 2018

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    Came found in good condition as described when selling
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    Nahuala October 11, 2018

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    La cámara Tower la he recibido hoy 8-10-2018 en perfectas condiciones tal y como se describía y su estado es casi como nuevo. Todo perfecto, muchas gracias.
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    cogny October 8, 2018

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    Camera OK as expected.
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    Nahuala October 3, 2018

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    hklwol September 20, 2018

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    Fast and smooth transaction
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    susteja September 14, 2018

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    Les photos de l'objet n'étaient pas représentatives ( flatteuses ) et la boite d'emballage quasiment détruite était habilement masquée derrière lui.
    J'ai payé un jouet..un prix exhorbitant ...
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    hondalove September 14, 2018

    Response by seller
    Have re-examined photographs/the text and am satisfied with the description. Condition of box mentioned twice. Photos clear. Happy to refund if returned.
  • Excellent experience in everyway

    Skyrider-47 September 12, 2018

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