[vcf-midatlantic] Tall display case needed for museum

Dan Roganti ragooman at gmail.com
Sat Apr 23 16:03:54 EDT 2016


On Sat, Apr 23, 2016 at 3:49 PM, Dan Roganti <ragooman at gmail.com> wrote:

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> On Sat, Apr 23, 2016 at 3:24 PM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>
>> Everyone,
>>
>> I'm hunting for the perfect display case for our ENIAC/UNIVAC exhibit.
>>
>> Currently we are using a black wooden case that's about 4 ft. tall x 4
>> ft. wide x 2 ft. deep. But the bottom 2 feet are storage; only the top half
>> is a display space. It looks like this:
>> http://www.achievedisplay.com/prodimages/half-glass-display-case-l.gif
>> except the bottom is black. It has three redeeming qualities: it's lighted,
>> it's on casters, and the inside back doors are mirrored.
>>
>> Anyway, we have more artifacts that should be shown and no extra floor
>> space, so we could use something taller with multiple levels.
>>
>> What I envision:
>> - shelves at (approx.) 2, 3, and 4 ft. tall
>> - mirrored and locking back doors
>> - all shelves lighted
>> - black or metal exterior
>> - hidden casters on all corners
>> - glass or plexi front
>>
>> Does anyone have something like this or know where one could be obtained
>> inexpensively?
>>
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>
> ​how about this ?
> it not exquisite, but it still looks respectable
> only $70, plus it includes a lighting option for $7
> But.....I didn't see any locks
> I would think there's a way to add a locking option, probably from a 3rd
> party
> Because those types just get several hundred $$ more expensive
> http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/10119206/#/10119206
> ​it says there's some in stock at the Elizabeth, Paramus and Philly stores​
> ​Dan
>>

​and here's one kind of the locking option
made for those swinging glass doors, $17+free shipping
C.R. LAURENCE 255CHKA CRL Chrome No-Drill Showcase Lock - Keyed Alike
http://tinyurl.com/jdp5mw9 [amazon]

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