Quote Originally Posted by gma
I think all camera rivets are way too small to replace with rivets available in a hardware store. I suggest that you check a hobby shop with a good selection of model building hardware. I would use a screw of the correct diameter with a locknut and file off the excess length. The repair will be non-destructive and if you ever find a rivet of the correct size you can replace the screw.
Replacing the rivets with screws would be my preferred option too. But then, maybe not for someone who's doing a restoration in original style down to the nitty gritty details? But yes, a hobby shop's a good place, where they sell model train accessories maybe?