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Ricoh KR-5 Super II

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Ricoh KR-5 Super II

Introduced 1990, Dirived from Cosina CT-1
Type: 35mm SLR camera with focal plane shutter and TTL metering
with 3 LED display, exposure setting obtained by matching "0" mark.
Film format: 24mm x 36mm
Mount type: Bayonet "K" mount
Shutter release: Metal focal plane shutter operating vertically - B to 1 - 1/2000 sec.
Flash Synchronization: Hot-shoe, X contact, synchronized at l/125 or lower shutter speed
Viewfinder: Eye-level finder with use of pentaprism image
magnification ratio on the finder 0.86x (with standard 50mm focal length lens at infinity
field-of-view 930 horizontally and vertically to the actual picture area.
Focusing method; Matching the divided image through horizontal split image prism center spot,
Focusing through microprism collar or entire matte surface is also possible
Displays in viewfinder: red ( + ) mark LED overexposure warning;
green " 0 ", mark LED good exposure indication,
red ( - ) mark LED underexposure warning
Exposure metering: Full aperture TTL metering system. Center weighted area measurement
Display overexposure, underexposure warnings and good exposure indication
Desired setting is obtain by matching " 0 " Mark, (zero method}
Measurement range: ISO 100/21 EV5 (F2,1/8s) - EV19 (F16,1/2000s)
Film speed setting: ISO 25/15 1600/33, by 1/3 steps
Film advancing: One frame advance by single-lever action with 135 throw and 30 stand-off Safety mechanism prevents double-frame advance or double exposure, shutter release button is interlocked with the advance lever stored at unused position
Film rewinding: by operating the film rewind knob and film rewind crank, the button returns automatically to the original position at the completion of film winding
Frame counter: Progressive type with auto reset by opening the back cover
Self Timer: Mechanical self-timer, approx. 10 sec duration
Power source: Two 1.5V alkaline batteries (LR44} or silver batteries (SR44)
Size and weight: 133 x 85 x 50mm, 410 9 (camera body only)

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