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Praktica Nova I

Praktica Nova I

c1967 -1972.

Introduction of the PENTACON rapid-loading system. The speed dial no longer rotates when the shutter is released

Microprism focusing spot, split image and ground glass focusing. Fresnel lens for bright viewfinder image. Instant return mirror. Lever wind, single stroke. Shutter setting control on top plate (click stops). Focal plane shutter, 1-1/500, B. X and FP flash sync. Angled shutter release on camera front. Non-rotating shutter speed dial. Screw fitting lenses. Provision for auto. 49 mm. filter size.

1969 prices:- with auto Domiplan 3 element f/2.8 50 mm. £41 9s. 9d. With auto Zeiss Tessar 4 element f/2.8 50 mm. £50 19s. 6d. With auto Oreston 6 element f/1.8 50 mm. £57 19s 6d. erc £4 12s

Praktica Nova 1 reflex system

Nova I Reflex focusing system

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