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Ricoh KR-5

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Ricoh KR-5

Introduced; 1978
Camera Type: 35 mm SLR with metal focal plane shutter.

Film Format: 24 x 36 mm

Film Size and Capacity: 35 mm perforated film in 12, 20, 24 or 36 exposures.

Standard Lenses: 55 mm RICONAR f/2.2. 4 groups 4 elements

Filter size: 52 mm screw-in type

Lens Mount: ''K" type bayonet with 65 rotating angle

Shutter: Vertically moving Copal CCS metal focal plane shutter with speeds from 1/8 to 1/500 sec. plus B.


Fixed eye-level pentaprism
Exposure meter needle and Shutter speed needle visible.

Viewing magnification 0.89X (55 mm f/2.2 lens)

Field of view covers 93% of actual picture area

Focusing: Diagonal Split-image spot in microprism-image band surrounded by Fresnel field

Exposure Meter: Two CdS photocells TTL full open metering for center-weighted average light reading coupled to shutter speeds, film speeds and f-stops.
Exposure Coupling Range: EV 5.3 - 17 (ASA 100 film with 55 mm f/2.2 lens)

Film Speed Range: ASA 12 ~ 3200 (DIN 12 ~ 36)

Exposure Meter Power Supply: Two 1.5V silver-oxide batteries (JIS G13, Mallory MS76 Eveready S76 or equivalent).

Flash Synchronization: X Synchronization for electronic flash unit at ''B'' and 1/8 sec. to 1/60 sec.

Flash Contact: "X'' contact on hot shoe for cordless electronic flash unit

Film Loading: Multi-slit easy loading

Film Wind: Single stroke film advance lever with 135 winding angle (40 play)

Film Rewind: Film rewind crank by pressing film rewind button on base of camera

Exposure Counter: Additive, automatic resetting.

Other Features:

Hot shoe

Shutter release lock (with film advance lever)
Meter on/off switch (with film advance lever)

ASA/DIN dial lock

Cable release socket

Tripod socket

Dimensions: 139.9 (width) x 91.3 (height) x 48.0 (depth) mm (Body only)
Weight: 540 9 (Body only)

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