Saltzman 8x10 Enlarger

Reconstructing the Saltzman 8x10 Enlarger

The 1500-lb plus enlarger was raised to an upright position with a 2400-lb capacity 'come-along' and rock climbing bolts drilled into the ceiling

Disassembling the enlarger's 14-inch condensers for cleaning

Cleaning the condensers

Refinishing the solid aluminum rotating vacuum projection 'easel'

Transporting the now vertical and refinished enlarger to its extension base

Lifting the thousand pound plus enlarger onto its 'base' using 2x4 blocks and a couple of auto jacks