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Ray No. 4 Camera

datasheet_loginManufacture: Ray Camera Company
Location: Rochester, N.Y.
Model: No.4 Folding Camera
Category: Folding Camera
Production Dates: c1898
Film: Plate

Description: This is one of the most popular styles of folding cameras and is almost identical in construction with our Series No. 1, the only difference being that it is provided with a horizontal swing and the case is extended back sufficient to hold three, double plate holders, or roll holder. It is also provided with a ground glass and door in the back for focusing. The solid bed plate, rising and falling front are the same as those used in Series No. 1. No carrying, case is necessary with this style, as the camera itself holds the extra holders, which can be removed and inserted by opening the door on the end, thus making it easier and quicker to manipulate than when the camera and holders have to be taken from the case to make an exposure. This has been a favorite style with amateurs for the past two seasons, and, with the improvements and fine workmanship which we have put in the construction, makes it an ideal instrument for the low price at which it is offered.

The 4 x 5 weighs 2 lbs. 6 oz. and measures 7 x 4 1/4 x 6
The 5 x 7 weighs 3 lbs. 3 oz. and measures 2 3/8 x 6 1/4 x 8 1/4

Reference Price : 1900

4 x 5
5 x 7
1Cyko shutter, single achromatic lens
2Cyko shutter, R. R. lens

3Unicom shutter, S. A. lens
Unicom shutter, R. R. lens
Ray double plate holders, extra

Daylight loading roll holders


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