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Camera, Aerial, Konishiroku Model K-8, Japan

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

Summary

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.

Manufacturer: Konishi-Roku Optical Industry Company

Country of Origin: Japan

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

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

Inventory number: A19603010000

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