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Praktica LB

Praktica LB


As model L, but with uncoupled, match-needle exposure meter.

Vertical focal plane shutter, stainless steel, 1-1/1000, B. Flash sync, X at 1/125. Angled shutter release on front of camera. Top plate and pentaprism light alloy die-casting with satin finish. Single stroke lever wind. Hot shoe only; no co-axial socket. Fresnel screen with microprism spot. Sign in finder when not wound on. Depth of field preview. Non-rotating shutter speed dial. Filter size 49 mm.

Dimensions; with Domiplan f/2.8 50 mm. lens

Width: 142 mm.

Hieght: 96 mm.

Depth: 80.5 mm.

Weight: with Domiplan f/2.8 50 mm. lens 690 g. Without lens 540 g.

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