Camera, Aerial, Konishiroku Model K-8, Japan

A mapping and vertical photography camera that records data directly onto the film (similar to the Fairchild K-8 design). This camera has a Perigon 25 cm lens and a between-the-lens shutter. It is displayed with a suspension mount. The film magazine is missing.

Physical Description:
Black; perigon lens, 1:4.5, f-25cm. Lens #3370; elect.oper., canvas jacket, yellow filter; no film magazine

Country of Origin
Japan

Manufacturer
Konishi-Roku Optical Industry Company

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
Boeing Aviation Hangar

Type
EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Dimensions
3-D: 30.7 x 40.5cm (12 1/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

A mapping and vertical photography camera that records data directly onto the film (similar to the Fairchild K-8 design). This camera has a Perigon 25 cm lens and a between-the-lens shutter. It is displayed with a suspension mount. The film magazine is missing.

Physical Description:
Black; perigon lens, 1:4.5, f-25cm. Lens #3370; elect.oper., canvas jacket, yellow filter; no film magazine

Country of Origin
Japan

Manufacturer
Konishi-Roku Optical Industry Company

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
Boeing Aviation Hangar

Type
EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Dimensions
3-D: 30.7 x 40.5cm (12 1/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

ID: A19603010000