Vintage YASHICA TL-Electro Film Camera 35mm SLR 50 mm lens w/ case
Made in Japan
This is Vintage YASHICA TL-electro Film Camera 35mm SLR 50 mm lens w/ case.
Camera was introduced 1968.Production was finished in 1974. It is the first camera with electronic lights for exposure information in the finder, and first with stepless electronic shutter speed control.
Manufacturer: Yashica, Japan
Lenses: M42 (42x1) e.g. Yashinon 50mm f1.9/2.0
Metering: TTL stop down, weighted, CdS, two lights in viewfinder (up (TL) or left
(TL-X): overexposed, down or right underexposed, both: ok) from 12 ASA to 1600 ASA
Shutter: horizontal cloth (vertical metal on X model) metal focal plane, 1/1000 to 1 sec and B
Flash: Hot and syncro-x, X at 1/60, MF at 1/30. (1/90s on X model)
Self-timer: mechanical, 8-9 sec.
Batteries: according to exact model, two px640(2x1.35V=2.7V), or one PX28(6V) BEWARE!
Weight: about 980 g. with Yashinon 50mm f1.9
Warning: the original batteries are mercury 1.35 volt batteries are no longer available in U.S. The suggested replacements are 1.5V. That makes the over-voltage .3 volts since you need two. And it may leads to LED lights burn out. So there are 1.4V zinc-air batteries or battery holder for alkaline batteries to drop them to the 1.35v.
Weight: 2.7 lb
Camera has been pre-owned.
Has not been tested,
however the mechanism seems to be working as well as self timer.
Is in good condition with some small scratches and blemishes here and there;
Shows some age wear and dust/dirt. Needs cleaning.
Shows some spots and/or fungus.
Missing its lens cap.
Comes with carrying case and neck strap.
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