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Konica Auto S3
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Manufactured or assembled in Japan from 1972 to (After) 1979.
Index of rarity in France: Infrequent (among non-specialized garage sales)
Inventory number: 1536

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Traduction de Alphonse Khuu

You take what is the best in the optical area, in terms of manufacturing and tough quality, then you gather these different features and you get a product praised by all.

This very small rangefinder has a 38mm lens, opening at 1.8; it is easy to use in most situations. The exposure metering is automatic with the shutter speed priority mode. The shutter allows speeds from 1 / 8 to 1 / 500. Without the battery, to use it is still possible. It makes this camera a made-for-adventurer rangefinder. Besides, the use of aluminium gives a bearable weight for the camera.

In short, it’s a must-have reference, which is echoed family aspects some years later with the C35 EF camera and other...

Konica Auto S3