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Seiki-Kogaku (Canon) J-II Model

 

 

Quick spec. sheet :- Year Introduced: 1946; Format: 24 x 36mm
Lens Mount:
Threaded (non-universal J-flange)
Normal Lens:-
Nikkor 50mm f/4.5
Shutter: Two-axis, horizontal-travel focal-plane shutter with cloth curtains. Single-axis rotating dial for Z, 1/20, 1/40, 1/60, 1/100, 1/200, and 1/500 sec.
Viewfinder: Reversed Galilean viewfinder. Focusing with distance scale.
Film Loading & Advance:-After baseplate removal, drop-in bottom loading. Advances with camera-top knob.
Frame Count: Manually set from 0 to 39 at base of camera-top rewind knob.
Dimensions & Weight:- 136.5 x 69 x 30.5 mm, weight unknown

Remarks: Parts from the Canon J manufactured before and during the war were used to make the J II after the war. (Source: Canon Museum)

Credit: Image courtesy of Mr Mike Otto <staff@pacificrimcamera.com> URL: Pacific Rim Camera, who also operates a popular Ebay Store. Image Copyright © 2003. All rights reserved. Pacific Rim camera can also be reached by mail to: Pacific Rim Camera 1965 Davcor St SE Salem, OR 97302 (503) 370-7461 Fax number is (503) 370-8801


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Credit: Image courtesy of Mr Mike Otto <staff@pacificrimcamera.com> URL: Pacific Rim Camera, who also operates a popular Ebay Store. Image Copyright © 2003. All rights reserved. Pacific Rim camera can also be reached by mail to: Pacific Rim Camera 1965 Davcor St SE Salem, OR 97302 (503) 370-7461 Fax number is (503) 370-8801