The Konica Model "FP" Camera
NEGATIVE SIZE: 24 X 36 mm
FILM USED: 35 mm in safety cartridge
STANDARD LENS: HEXANON f/1.4, f=52 mm, 7 elements in 5 groups or HEXANON f/1.8, f=52 mm, 6 elements in 5 groups, improved amber coated,
minimum focusing range 2 feet
LENS MOUNT: Bayonet type KONICA mount (40 mm diameter, flange back 40.5 mm)
APERTURE MECHANISM: Full automatic with manual control for depth of field checking
VIEWFINDER: Full negative size, pentaprism reflected, correctly oriented image.
FOCUSING: "Microdiaprism" focusing spot at center of viewing field for quick and accurate focus adjustment
REFLEX MIRROR: Lower edge rectilinear rise type, designed of instantaneous return
SHUTTER: COPAL SQUARE METALLIC focal plane type.
Single non-revolving adjustment knob scaled equidistantly in
multiples of 2 : B. 1. 2. 4. 8. 15. 30. 60. 125. 250. 500. 1000.
Cross-couples with clip-on type KONICA CdS LIGHT METER
SILFTIMER: Self-contained in camera body. Maximum delay setting angle 70º.
Maximum action delay about 10 seconds
SYNCHROFLASH: M and X settings by JIS type B sockets. Full flash
synchronization at all shutter speeds with class M flashbulbs, M setting
(automatic time lag adjustment) up to 1/125 second with electronic flash, X setting
COCKING ACTION: Single-stroke, thumb operated cocking lever (swing about 180º). Simultaneous film wind and shutter cocking.
Positive prevention of multiple exposure
OTHER FEATURES: Self-resetting film counter; crank film rewind; self-resetting film rewind button & c.
LENS HOOD: Special slip-over type, 57 mm diameter
FILTERS: Screw-in type, 55 mm diameter, 75 mm pitch
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT: 145 X 102.5 X 85.5mm. 1050 grams (w/standard lens f/1.4).
145 X 102.5 X 80 mm.958 grams (w/standard lens f/1.8)