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Chinon CA-4

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Similiar spec wise to the Chinon CA-4S, the only difference is the self timer on this camera (CA-4) is electronic, whereas on the CA-4S it is mechanical.

Pressing the shutter button half-way turns on the exposure meter.

Released: ~1980 (?)
Discontinued: ????
Shutter: Electronically Controlled Metal Focal Plane Shutter
Shutter Speed Auto: 1s - 1/1000s
Shutter Speed Manual: Bulb, X (1/100s)
Shutter Speed Mechanical: N/A
Synch Speed: 1/100s
Exposure Indicator: Match LED
Exposure Compensation: +/- 1
Memory Lock: N/A
Self Timer: 7 - 12 sec (Electronic)
ISO Range: 25 - 3200
Viewing magnification: 0.87X, 92% Fov
Veiwfinder Type: Pentaprism
Meter Pattern: Centerweighted
Meter Range/EV Range: 2 - 18
Battery: Three (3) LR44 or SR44 or equivalent
Depth of Field Preview: N/A
Multiple Exposure: N/A
Dimensions: 135.5mm (width) x 86mm (height) x 50.5mm (depth) (Body only)
Weight: 455g

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