Yashica 124G Manual

Yashica 124G Manual

Yashica Mat 124G TLR Camera Manual


Type: Twin-lens reflex camera accepting either (120 film) = 12 exposures or (220 film) = 24 exposures.
Lens: YASHINON 80mm f/3.5, Tessar lens composed 4 element in 3 groups.
Shutter: COPAL-SV shutter with speeds from 1 to 1/500 sec. and B. built-in self timer; MX flash synchronizer selector; shutter locking device.
Finder: YASHINON 80 mm f/2.8 viewing lens; Fresnel field lens for corner to-corner brightness; 3X magnifying lens for critical focusing; eve-level sports-finder frame incorporated in the viewfinder hood.
Exposure meter: Built-in match-needle type CdS meter based on preselection of shutter speed; film speed range from ASA(ISO) 25 to 400; meter switch coupled to viewfinder hood; operates on 1,3 V mercury battery.
Film advance: Crank-handle film advance with automatic film stop; simultaneously charges the shutter for the next exposure; automatic resetting exposure counter registers the number of exposed frames.
Focusing: Extra-large knob extends or retracts the front panel to secure focus on the subject; distance scale calibrated in both feet and meters (3.3 ft to infinity; 1 m to infinity).
Other features: Aperture scale from F3.5 to F32; adjustable film pressure plate usable with both 12 and 24 exposure load film; exposure load reminder window, threaded cable release socket; hinged back cover; bayonet-type filter mount accepting 30 mm filters.
Dimensions: 77 x 148 x 101 mm
Weight: 1,100 grams

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