Posted by Bengt Köhler Sandberg 2012-11-20
Introduced in: 1974
Lens mount: M42 mount
Shutter: 1/1000s to 1s plus a Bulb setting
Light meter: Through the lens (ISO 25 - 1600)
Flash: X sync connection and hotshoe (sync 1/100 sec)
Takes standard 135 film
24×36 mm negative size.
Operating + Sounds
Huge size and great brightness.
Exposure meter, three lens on the side of the viewfinder which works very well.
Vertical metal blade shutter.
Very solid and well built.
It also have a nice feel to it.
Uses M42 screw mount.
You can find hole range of old nice lenses for this.
Great and very funktonal and good camera.
The viewfinder is one of the best I have seen on a m42 SLR and I don't see any diffurence to this compared to my Nikon FE2.
The lightmeter works lika a more modern camera that you press the shutter botton halv way to start the lightmeter.
A problem is that you can't do this if you haven't advanced for a new frame.
So you can't just get a lightmeter unless you cock the shutter for the next frame.
Build quality and feel
No mirror lock
Must cock the shutter before you can get a lightmeter
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